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- Nyberg, Elisabeth; Faxneld, Suzanne; Danielsson, Sara; Eriksson, Ulla; Miller, Aroha; Bignert, Anders
- Ambio 2015 v.44 no.Supplement 3 pp. 484-497
- North Sea, etc ; Clupea harengus; DDE (pesticide); DDT (pesticide); Gadus morhua; HCH (pesticide); Mytilus edulis; Perca fluviatilis; Uria aalge; Zoarces viviparus; adverse effects; cod (fish); eggs; herring; hexachlorobenzene; monitoring; perch; polychlorinated biphenyls; Baltic Sea; Sweden; Show all 20 Subjects
- ... In the 1960s, the Baltic Sea was severely polluted by organic contaminants such as PCBs, HCHs, HCB, and DDTs. Elevated concentrations caused severe adverse effects in Baltic biota. Since then, these substances have been monitored temporally and spatially in Baltic biota, primarily in herring (Clupea harengus) and in guillemot (Uria aalge) egg, but also in cod (Gadus morhua), perch (Perca fluviatil ...
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