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Organochlorine Contaminants in Aquatic Resources from the Columbia River
Entry ID: BESTsed21

Abstract: The Columbia River Estuary is exposed to a variety of contaminants
through municipal and industrial permitted discharges, urban and
industrial nonpoint pollution, accidental spills of oil and hazardous
materials, agricultural runoff, and accelerated population growth
(Schuler 1992). This study intended to provide information needed to
determine if hazardous concentrations of organic pollutants ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 47.0   S: 44.0   E: -119.0   W: -120.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Carol Schuler, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Dataset Title: Organochlorine Contaminants in Aquatic Resources from the Columbia River
Dataset Release Date: unknown
Dataset Release Place: Seattle, Washington
Dataset Publisher: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Region 10
Data Presentation Form: database
Online Resource:
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1991-05-01
Stop Date: 1991-09-01
Quality No QA/QC evaluation was provided with the data. The data qualifiers
used were defined as follows: B - No information provided. J - No
information provided; PR - No information provided; U - Not detected.
Value is the detection limit. All data entered in the database were
reviewed for data entry errors. All detected errors were corrected.
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints None
Data Set Progress
Data Center
Pacific Northwest, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: (206) 553-2135
Fax: (206) 553-0119
Email: davoli.dana at
Contact Address:
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Region 10
0ea095, 1200 6th Avenue
City: Seattle
Province or State: Washington
Postal Code: 98101
Country: USA
Phone: (503) 872-2766
Email: carol_schuler at
Contact Address:
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
911 N.E. 11th Avenue
City: Portland
Province or State: Oregon
Postal Code: 97232
Country: USA
Schuler, C. 1992. Organochlorine contaminants in aquatic resources
from the Columbia River. Progress report. Fiscal year 1992.
U.S. Department of the Interior, Fish and Wildlife Service, Portland
Field Office, Portland, OR.

Schuler, C. 8 September 1994. Personal Communication (data sent to
Ms. Kimberly Stark, Tetra Tech, Redmond, WA). U.S. Fish and Wildlife
Service, Portland, OR.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2001-05-27
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-24
Future DIF Review Date: 2002-05-27