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Environmental fate of roxarsone in poultry litter. Part II. Mobility of arsenic in soils amended with poultry litter
Poultry litter often contains arsenic as a result of organo-arsenical feed additives. When the poultry litter is applied to agricultural fields, the arsenic is released to the environment and may result in increased arsenic in surface and groundwater and increased uptake by plants. The release of arsenic from poultry litter, litter-amended soils, and soils without litter amendment was examined by extraction with water and strong acids (HCI and HNO3). The extracts were analyzed for As, C, P, Cu, Zn, and Fe. Copper, zinc, and iron are also poultry feed additives. Soils with a known history of litter application and controlled application rate of arsenic-containing poultry litter were obtained from the University of...
SOUNDING ROCKET PROGRAM, WALLOPS FLIGHT FACILITY, WALLOPS ISLAND, ACCOMACK COUNTY, VIRGINIA; POKER FLAT RESEARCH RANGE, FAIRBANKS, ALASKA; WHITE SANDS MISSLE RANGE, WHITE SANDS, DONA ANA COOUNTY, NEW MEXICO (FINAL SUPPLEMENT TO THE FINAL ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT STATEMENT OF JULY 1973).
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Shellfish safety: Human health implications of toxic contamination in Narragansett Bay, Rhode Island.
Superfund record of decision (EPA Region 2): Ellis Property, Sharp Road, Burlington County, NJ (First remedial action), September 1992
Anthropogenic effects on New Hampshire surface water quality: Long term evidence from lake sediments
Summary statistics and trend analysis of water-quality data at sites in the Gila River basin, New Mexico and Arizona
Water-quality assessment of the Kentucky River basin, Kentucky: Results of investigations of surface-water quality, 1987-90
Forest ecosystem response to four years of chronic nitrate and sulfate additions at Bear Brooks Watershed, Maine, USA
The NRP had its beginnings in the late 1950's. Since that time, the program has grown to encompass a broad spectrum of scientific investigations. The sciences of hydrology, mathematics, chemistry, physics, ecology, biology, geology, and engineering are used to gain a fundamental understanding of the processes that affect the availability, movement, and quality of the Nation's water resources. Results of NRP's long-term research investigations often lead to the development of new concepts, techniques, and approaches that are applicable not only to the solution of current water problems, but also to future issues that may affect the Nation's water resources. Basic tools of hydrology that have been developed by the...
Ecological situation in the Russian part of the Black Sea -- isotopic-geochemical monitoring in a shore-sea system