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Title: Impact assessment of mosquito larvicides on nontarget organisms in coastal wetlands. Final report for period April 1, 1988 - June 30, 1989.
Authors: Pierce, Richard H.
Henry, Michael S.
Proffitt, L. Scott
Evans, Rhonda K.
Lincer, Jeffrey L.
Keywords: wetlands
birds (Florida)
ribbed mussel
fiddler crab
Lee County (Florida)
Pine Island (Florida)
Issue Date: 7-Jul-1989
Publisher: Mote Marine Laboratory, Sarasota, FL.
Series/Report no.: Mote Technical Report ;
No. 151
Abstract: This report describes the results of an investigation that was undertaken to assess the distribution and persistence of the mosquito larvicides, Abate (temphos) and Altosid (methoprene), in mangrove-saltmarsh communities, bioconcentration in select invertebrates, acute toxicity to a representative invertebrate and a survey of avian species to identify which species may be potentially at risk from larvicide application in saltmarsh ecosystems. This report encompasses activities from April 1, 1988 through June 30, 1989 with field surveys performed on Pine Island, located in Lee County, Florida.
Description: 134 p. pdf. Includes table of contents, bibliographic references, appendices, charts, tables and maps.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2075/1113
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