Accession Number : ADA591626


Title :   Continuation of the Ecological Risk Assessment of Explosive Residues in Rodents, Reptiles, Amphibians, Fish and Invertebrates: An Integrated Laboratory and Field Investigation Related to Live-Fire Ranges in the Department of Defense


Descriptive Note : Final rept. Sep 2006-Aug 2008


Corporate Author : TEXAS TECH UNIV LUBBOCK


Personal Author(s) : Kendall, Ronald ; Cobb, George ; Anderson, Todd ; Smith, Ernest ; Smith, Phil ; Cox, Stephen


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a591626.pdf


Report Date : Aug 2008


Pagination or Media Count : 201


Abstract : Topics included in this report: Exposure to RDX: Plant Uptake and micro-RNAs Biomarkers; Analytical Core; Mammalian Response to Ingestion of High Explosives; Effects of 2,4-DNT and 2,6-DNT on Xenopus laevis and Rana catesbeiana; Development of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbon (PAH) Toxicity Benchmarks for Avian Species; Effects of RDX on Microbial Communities in High Bioavailability and Low Bioavailability Soils.


Descriptors :   *EXPOSURE(PHYSIOLOGY) , *HIGH EXPLOSIVES , *PHYSIOLOGICAL EFFECTS , AQUATIC PLANTS , AROMATIC COMPOUNDS , BIOLOGICAL ABSORPTION , BIRDS , CONTAMINATION , DNT , EVAPOTRANSPIRATION , GENE EXPRESSION , HMX , INVERTEBRATES , LARVAE , MAMMALS , METABOLISM , PLANTS(BOTANY) , RDX , RESIDUES , RESPONSE(BIOLOGY) , RODENTS , TOXICITY


Subject Categories : Biology
      Ecology
      Toxicology
      Ammunition and Explosives


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE