Publisher description for Techniques in aquatic toxicology / edited by Gary K. Ostrander.

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This volume is the second in the series Techniques in Aquatic Toxicology, which is intended to reduce to workable protocols techniques that have been established as beneficial in the field. This volume mirrors the first and includes a blend of established techniques, as well as recently developed novel approaches. It includes updates of approximately five techniques from the first volume, together with about 30 new techniques. Each chapter covers a particular method or procedure, including a brief introduction, a materials section, a procedures section, results, and discussion. The chapters are designed to allow flexibility in modifying or adapting a technique for particular needs.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Water -- Pollution -- Toxicology -- Measurement.
Water quality bioassay -- Technique.