Pesticides in Stream Sediment and Aquatic Biota

Author: Lisa H. Nowell

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 9781000611038

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 953

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More than 20 years after the ban of DDT and other organochlorine pesticides, pesticides continue to be detected in air, rain, soil, surface water, bed sediment, and aquatic and terrestrial biota throughout the world. Recent research suggests that low levels of some of these pesticides may have the potential to affect the development, reproduction,