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- Rämö, RobertA.; van den Brink, PaulJ.; Ruepert, Clemens; Castillo, LuisaE.; Gunnarsson, JonasS.
- Environmental science and pollution research international 2018 v.25 no.14 pp. 13254-13269
- algae, etc ; adverse effects; ametryn; arthropods; bananas; biodiversity; bromacil; carbaryl; chlorpyrifos; coasts; diazinon; difenoconazole; diuron; ecosystems; environmental assessment; ethoprophos; fish; fish kills; macroinvertebrates; macrophytes; mechanism of action; metabolism; models; pesticide mixtures; pineapples; plantations; pollution; rice; risk; risk assessment; rivers; runoff; terbufos; toxic substances; toxicity; water quality criteria; watersheds; zooplankton; Caribbean; Costa Rica; Show all 40 Subjects
- ... This study assesses the ecological risks (ERA) of pesticides to aquatic organisms in the River Madre de Dios (RMD), which receives surface runoff water from banana, pineapple, and rice plantations on the Caribbean coast of Costa Rica. Water samples collected over 2 years at five sites in the RMD revealed a total of 26 pesticides. Their toxicity risk to aquatic organisms was assessed using three re ...
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