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Organochlorine chemicals in northern cardinal eggs from suburban Washington, DC USA

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2008-05-01
End Date
2008-05-31

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Schmitt, C.J., Echols, K.R., Peterman, P.H., Orazio, C.E., Grim, C., Tan, S., Diggs, N.E., and Marra, P.P., 2018, Organochlorine chemicals in northern cardinal eggs from suburban Washington, DC USA: U.S. Geological Survey data release, https://doi.org/10.5066/F76W999M.

Summary

Analysis of organochlorine pesticides and polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) in northern cardinal eggs from six neighborhoods near Washington, DC

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Attributes_of_northern_cardinal_eggs.txt 1.46 KB
Concentration_of_organochlorine_pesticides_and_related_compounds_in_northern_cardinal_eggs.txt 2.89 KB
Concentration_of_polychlorinated_biphenyl_congeners_in_northern_cardinal_eggs.txt 3.25 KB
Metadata-Organochlorine chemicals in northern cardinal eggs.xml
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Purpose

Results support the use of Northern Cardinal eggs for monitoring and assessing localized contaminant sources and that wildlife, and likely people, remain exposed to legacy contaminants in suburban neighborhoods.

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  • Columbia Environmental Research Center (CERC)

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DOI https://www.sciencebase.gov/vocab/category/item/identifier doi:10.5066/F76W999M

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