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Predicting effects on fish of fire retardants in streams

Wayne P. Van Meter

Predicting effects on fish of fire retardants in streams

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Intermountain Forest and Range Experiment Station in Ogden, Utah .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fire extinction -- Research.,
  • Fishes -- United States -- Ecology.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWayne P. Van Meter and Charles E. Hardy.
    SeriesUSDA Forest Service research paper INT -- 166.
    ContributionsHardy, Charles E., United States. Forest Service.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination16 p. :
    Number of Pages16
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15207330M

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Field measurements necessary for application of the system are (1) the amount of retardant (pounds, nitrogen, calculated as NH3) that enters a stream and (2) the discharge rate and average. high fish mortality was observed which led to the study of the. toxic effects of fire retardants on streams and aquatic organ- Annual Book of ASTM.

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