Study design: parameters -- heavy metals and toxic organic
contaminants in blue mussel, oyster, and clam tissue.
Waterbody or Watershed Names: GREAT BAY ESTUARY; RYE HARBOR; HAMPTON-SEABROOK ...
The Mussel Watch Project monitors a suite of contaminants in mussels and
oysters yearly at selected sites in coastal and estuarine waters of the United
States. On a less-than-annual basis, sediments ...
The Louisiana oyster industry is heavily dependent on fishing activities in the
public oyster grounds for both seed oysters and direct commercial harvest. The
data collected produce management recommendations ...