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    Aquatic Toxicology and Hazard Assessment

    Pearson JG, Foster RB, Bishop WE
    Published: 1982

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    STP 766 presents a discussion of the science's lack of quantitative growth and innovation based on the experience of those dealing in the practical application of aquatic toxicology as decision tools in aquatic toxicology as decision tools in aquatic safety assessment. However the papers contained combat this challenge and express new and innovative techniques for screening chemicals, for measuring population and community effects of stress, and field validation of lab-derived data.

    Table of Contents



    Aquatic Toxicology: Anarchy or Democracy?

    Research Needs in Aquatic Toxicology and Hazard Assessment: A Sojourner's Perspective

    Relationship Between Response Parameter Hierarchies, Statistical Procedures, and Biological Judgment in the NOEL Determination

    Considerations in the Design and Analysis of Chronic Aquatic Tests of Toxicity

    Increasing the Usefulness of Acute Toxicity Tests

    Development of a Sperm Cell Toxicity Test for Marine Waters

    Use of the Central Mudminnow (Umbra limi) in the Development and Evaluation of a Sister Chromatid Exchange Test for Detecting Mutagens in Vivo

    Variation in Response to Methylmercury by Killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus) Embryos

    Effect of Linear Alkylbenzene Sulfonate on the Structure and Function of Microbial Communities in Model Ecosystems

    Procedures and Recommendations for the Culture and Use of Daphnia in Bioassay Studies

    International Study on Artemia XXII: Nutrition in Aquatic Toxicology—Diet Quality of Geographical Strains of the Brine Shrimp, Artemia

    Evaluation of a Bacterial Bioluminescence Bioassay as a Method for Predicting Acute Toxicity of Organic Chemicals to Fish

    Comparison of a Luminescent Bacterial Test with Other Bioassays for Determining Toxicity of Pure Compounds and Complex Effluents

    A Monitoring Technique for Assessing Effects of Pollutants on Fish Activity

    Investigations in Aquatic Behavioral Toxicology Using a Computerized Video Quantification System

    Development and Testing of a Laboratory Model Ecosystem for Use in Evaluating Biological Effects and Chemical Fate of Pollutants

    Effects of Kelthane and Pydrin on Early Life Stages of Fathead Minnows (Pimephales promelas) and Amphipods (Hyalella azteca)

    Comparison of the Toxicities of Biphenyl, Monochlorobiphenyl, and 2,2′,4,4′-Tetrachlorobiphenyl to Fish and Daphnids

    Prediction of Biological Availability of Organic Chemical Pollutants to Aquatic Animals and Plants

    Availability of a Hexachlorobiphenyl Isomer to Benthic Amphipods from Experimentally Contaminated Natural Sediments

    An Overview of the Hydrologic Simulation Program-FORTRAN, a Simulation Model for Chemical Transport and Aquatic Risk Assessment

    Field Validation of Water Quality Criteria for Hydrophobic Pollutants

    Aquatic Insects as Measures of Trace Element Presence in Water: Cadmium and Molybdenum

    A Seasonal Analysis of Stress in a Stream Ecosystem Using a Nontaxonomic Approach

    A Biological Risk Assessment Approach to Establishing Water Quality-Based Effluent Limits

    Use of the Hazard Assessment Approach for Evaluating the Impact of Chlorine and Ammonia in Pueblo, Colorado, Domestic Wastewaters on Water Quality in the Arkansas River

    Development of Water Quality Criteria for Ammonia and Total Residual Chlorine for the Protection of Aquatic Life in Two Johnson County, Kansas, Streams


    Committee: E35

    DOI: 10.1520/STP766-EB

    ISBN-EB: 978-0-8031-4831-4

    ISBN-13: 978-0-8031-0796-0

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