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Document Type: Journal Article
Center: NWFSC
Document ID: 8219
Title: Persistent organic pollutants (POPs) in blubber of common bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) along the northern Gulf of Mexico coast, USA
Author: Brian C. Balmer, Gina Marie Ylitalo, Keri A. Baugh, Daryle Boyd, Lauren McGeorge, Keith L. Mullin, Patricia E. Rosel, Carrie Sinclair, Randall S. Wells, Eric S. Zolman, Lori H. Schwacke
Publication Year: 2015
Journal: Science of the Total Environment
Volume: 527-528
Pages: 306-312
Keywords: bottlenose dolphin,Deepwater Horizon,oil spill,Gulf of Mexico,Persistent Organic Pollutants
Abstract:

Theme: Habitats to Support Sustainable Fisheries and Recovered Populations
Foci: Assess the impacts of toxic chemicals and other pollutants across biological scales, and identify pollution reduction strategies that improve habitat quality.
Assess the impacts of toxic chemicals and other pollutants across biological scales, and identify pollution reduction strategies that improve habitat quality.