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- Dube, M.G.; Culp, J.M.
- Environmental toxicology and chemistry 1996 v.15 no.11 pp. 2019-2027
- Chironomidae; biofilm; biomass; carbon; chlorophyll; grazing; growth retardation; insects; monitoring; periphyton; phenolic compounds; phosphorus; pulp; pulp and paper mill effluents; resin acids; rivers; streams; wood extractives; British Columbia
- ... Experiments were conducted in artificial streams to determine the effects of increasing concentrations of bleached-kraft pulp mill effluent (BKME) on periphyton and chironomid (Chironomidae) growth in the Thompson River, British Columbia, Canada. Periphyton growth, as determined by increases in chlorophyll a, was significantly stimulated at all effluent concentrations tested (0.25, 0.5, 1.0, 5.0, ...