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Residues of DDT, dieldrin, and heptachlor in earthworms during two years following application

Special Scientific Report -- Wildlife 241

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Abstract

Study was conducted at the Patuxent Wildlife Research Center in December 1963. Plots were treated with DDT, dieldrin, or heptachlor. Earthworms and soils were sampled from each plot when treated and 0.5, 1.2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12, 16, 20 and 24 months thereafter. Samples were analyzed by gas chromatography for residues of aldrin, dieldrin, endrin, heptachlor, heptachlor epoxide, chlordane, BHC, DDT and DDE.

Additional Publication Details

Publication type:
Report
Publication Subtype:
Federal Government Series
Title:
Residues of DDT, dieldrin, and heptachlor in earthworms during two years following application
Series title:
Special Scientific Report -- Wildlife
Series number:
241
Year Published:
1982
Language:
English
Publisher:
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Contributing office(s):
Patuxent Wildlife Research Center
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