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New York State Fish Tissue Contaminant Level Data
Entry ID: NYDEC_fishtissuecontaminantdata


Summary
Abstract: This study was initiated to survey contaminant concentrations in fish found in
NY state waters.

Related URL
Link: VIEW RELATED INFORMATION
Description: Metadata in New York State DEC format.


Geographic Coverage
 N: 45.41 S: 40.11  E: -71.46  W: -80.16

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Larry Skinner, New York State Department of Environmental Conservation
Dataset Title: Fish Tissue Contaminant Level Data
Dataset Release Place: Albany, New York
Dataset Publisher: New York State Department of Environmental Conservation
Online Resource: http://www.harborestuary.org/


Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1975-10-11
Stop Date: 1996-05-07


Location Keywords
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > NEW YORK


Science Keywords
AGRICULTURE >FOOD SCIENCE >FOOD CONTAMINATION AND TOXICOLOGY    [Definition]
HUMAN DIMENSIONS >ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS >CONTAMINANT LEVELS/SPILLS    [Definition]
OCEANS >WATER QUALITY >OCEAN CONTAMINANTS    [Definition]
BIOLOGICAL CLASSIFICATION >ANIMALS/VERTEBRATES >FISH    [Definition]


ISO Topic Category
FARMING
BIOTA
ENVIRONMENT
OCEANS


Access Constraints
None


Use Constraints
None


Keywords
biological
location
organochlorine
PCBs
OCs
polychlorinated biphenyls
metals
dioxin
furan
New York


Data Set Progress
COMPLETE


Data Center
Data Depot, Harbor Estuary Program, New York-New Jersey    [Information]
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



Distribution
Distribution_Size: 500 k
Distribution_Format: .dbf and .wpd
Fees: none


Personnel
LARRY SKINNER
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 518-457-0756
Email: rjsloan at gw.edc.state.ny.us
Contact Address:
New York State Department of Environmental Conservation
New York State
Department of Environmental Conservation
50 Wolf Road
City: Albany
Province or State: NY
Postal Code: 12233
Country: USA


TYLER B. STEVENS
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: (301) 614-6898
Fax: 301-614-5268
Email: Tyler.B.Stevens at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Global Change Master Directory
City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA



Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2003-11-22
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27
Future DIF Review Date: 2004-11-22



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