Accession Number:

ADA356956

Title:

Chemistry, Toxicity, and Bioavailability of Copper and its Relationship to Regulation in the Marine Environment

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

SPACE AND NAVAL WARFARE SYSTEMS COMMANDSAN DIEGO CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1998-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

56.0

Abstract:

This document details issues addressed at a June 1997 workshop attended by Navy and regulatory representatives and scientific experts. Objectives discussed were 1 define the current status and future direction of copper Cu regulations, 2 define problems and issues associated with the introduction of copper into the estuarine environment, and 3 discuss and evaluate the relationship between copper specialization, bio-availability, and toxicity.

Subject Categories:

  • Biological Oceanography
  • Water Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE