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May 12, 2010

Responsiveness Summary to the Peer Review of the Ecological Risk Assessment GE/Housatonic River Site Rest of River

Categories: Contaminants

Author: Tod Delong, et al.

Source: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Volume: N/A

Pages: Mainly 20-24/372

Peer Reviewed? Yes, this document has been peer reviewed.

Keywords: EPA, ecological risk assessment, GE/Housatonic River Site Rest of River, tPCB, sediment, depth of sediment

Copyright Protected? No, this document is not copyright protected.

Comments: This document presents the response from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to the comments and questions raised by an independent Peer Review Panel following their review of the Ecological Risk Assessment for the GE/Housatonic River Site Rest of River (ERA) released in July 2003.

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May 12, 2010

A Connecticut Lakes Management Program Effort

Categories: Contaminants

Author: T.C. Winter

Source: Connecticut Institute of Water Resources Special Reports

Volume: Report No. 30

Pages: 37-133

Keywords: Eutrophication problems, Connecticut lakes, algae blooms,phosphorous concentrations

Copyright Protected? No, this document is not copyright protected.

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May 12, 2010

Polychlorinated Biphenyls in Housatonic River Sediments in Massachusetts and Connecticut: Determination and Transport

Categories: Contaminants

Author: Charles R. Frink, et al.

Source: Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station, New Haven

Volume: N/A

Keywords: Polychlorinated biphenyls, sediment, distribution, riverbeds, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Housatonic River, Transportation, Water quality, suspended sediment, suspended load, contamination, cores, deposition, particle size, Lake Zoar, Woods Pond, Lake Lillinonah

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May 12, 2010

Comparison of Point and Nonpoint Sources of Polychlorinated Dibenzo-p-dioxins and Polychlorinated Dibenzofurans to Sediments of the Housatonic River

Categories: Contaminants

Author: Brian D. Eltzer

Source: Environ. Sci. Technol.

Volume: 27

Pages: 1632-1637

Peer Reviewed? Yes, this document has been peer reviewed.

Keywords: Housatonic River, sediments, PCBs, gas chromatography, sources, component analysis, PCDD

Copyright Protected? Yes, this document is copyright protected.

May 12, 2010

Parameters Affecting Partitioning of 6 PCB Congeners in Natural Sediments

Categories: Contaminants

Author: Eid Alkhatib and C. Weigand

Source: Environmental Monitoring and Assessment

Volume: 78

Pages: 0-17

Peer Reviewed? Yes, this document has been peer reviewed.

Keywords: Kp, partition coefficients, PCBs, sediments, resuspension

Copyright Protected? Yes, this document is copyright protected.

May 12, 2010

Organochlorine Compounds in Fish Tissue from Connecticut Lakes

Categories: Contaminants

Author: Marcy R. Anderson, et al.

Source: Northeastern Naturalist

Volume: 6

Pages: 353-362

Peer Reviewed? Yes, this document has been peer reviewed.

Keywords: chlorinated compounds, fish, Connecticut lakes and ponds, chlordane, DDT, PCBs, gas chromatography/electron capture detector

Copyright Protected? Yes, this document is copyright protected.

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May 12, 2010

Seasonal variations in Concentrations of Mercury in Axial Muscle Tissue of largemouth Bass

Categories: Contaminants

Author: Scott M. Ward and Robert M. Neumann

Source: North American Journal of Fisheries Management

Volume: 19

Pages: 89-96

Peer Reviewed? Yes, this document has been peer reviewed.

Keywords: largemouth bass, Micropterus salmoides, Lake Lillinonah, mercury, seasons

Copyright Protected? Yes, this document is copyright protected.