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- Carr, Brigid, et al. Show all 7 Authors
- Environmental science & technology 2018 v.52 no.19 pp. 10985-10996
- bioaccumulation; ecosystems; eggs; environmental health; fish; food intake; muscle tissues; muscles; oil spills; polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons; temporal variation; Gulf of Mexico; Mississippi River
- ... This study characterizes a decadal assessment of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) in the muscle tissues of mesopelagic fish species as indicators of the environmental health of the Gulf of Mexico (GoM) deep-pelagic ecosystem. Mesopelagic fishes were collected prior to the Deepwater Horizon (DWH) oil spill (2007), immediately post-spill (2010), 1 year after the spill (2011), and 5–6 years po ...