NOAA National Status and Trends Biological Effects of Toxic Contamination in Sediments from Long Island Sound and Environs
Entry ID: NOS_biologicaleffects

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Summary
Abstract: Long Island Sound is one of several coastal regions selected for study under
the Intensive Bioeffects monitoring surveys of NOAA's National Studies and
Trends (NS&T) Program (Wolfe et al. 1993). With support from NOAA's Coastal
Ocean Program, such intensive bioeffects surveys are conducted in areas where
chemical data from the NS&T Program (or from ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 54.83   S: 54.83   E: -79.33   W: -79.33

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Douglas A. Wolf et al.
Dataset Title: NOAA National Status and Trends Biological Effects of Toxic Contamination in Sediments from Long Island Sound and Environs
Dataset Release Place: New York, New York
Dataset Publisher: National Ocean Service, Harbor Estuary Program
Online Resource: http://www.harborestuary.org/
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1991-08-04
Stop Date: 1991-08-12
Quality For each station, the amphipod and larval bivalve survival data (n=5) were
arcsin-square root transformed, and compared using one-tailed, unpaired,
t-tests to the respective controls to identify statistically significant
differences (alpha 0.05). Based upon hundreds of toxicity tests with Ampelisca
abdita and with bivalve ... View entire text
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints None
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
Data Depot, Harbor Estuary Program, New York-New Jersey Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.harborestuary.org/

Data Center Personnel
Name: NEW YORK HARBOR ESTUARY PROGRAM OFFICE MANAGER
Phone: 212-637-3816
Fax: 212-637-3889
Contact Address:
NY-NJ HARBOR ESTUARY PROGRAM OFFICE
290 Broadway, 24th Floor
www.harborestuary.org
City: New York
Province or State: NY
Postal Code: 10007 1866
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 301-713-3028 x151
Fax: 301-713-4388
Email: Tom.Oconnor at noaa.gov
Contact Address:
National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration, NS and T Program
SSMC 4 Rm 10148
City: Silver Spring
Province or State: Maryland
Postal Code: 20910-3281
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2003-11-27
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-06-02
Future DIF Review Date: 2004-11-27
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