by Washington State Dept. of Ecology, Environmental Investigations and Laboratory Services Program in Olympia, Wash .
Written in English
|Other titles||Washington State Pesticide Monitoring Program|
|Statement||by Arthur G. Larson.|
|Series||Pesticides in ground water report -- no. 9, Publication -- #96-303, Publication (Washington (State). Dept. of Ecology) -- no. 96-303.|
|Contributions||Washington (State). Dept. of Ecology. Environmental Investigations and Laboratory Services Program.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||iv, 22 p. :|
|Number of Pages||22|
Measuring Pesticides in Ground Water. Water-quality data described in this report were collected from 47 wells that are part of three regional NAWQA networks that include parts of the Maryland Coastal al NAWQA ground-water surveys are designed to document and explain (to the extent possible) the occurrence and distribution of selected chemical compounds (such as pesticides) in. Pesticides in ground water: distribution, trends, and governing factors. A comprehensive review of published information on the distribution and behavior of pesticides and their transformation products in ground water indicates that pesticides from every chemical class have been detected in ground waters of the United States. Author: United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Ground-Water Protection. Publisher: Washington, D.C.: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office. A comprehensive review of published information on the distribution and behavior of pesticides and their transformation products in ground water indicates that pesticides from every chemical class have been detected in ground waters of the United States. Many of these compounds are commonly present at low concentrations in ground water beneath agricultural land.
Natural Resources Building P.O. Box Washington ST SE Olympia, WA Get this from a library! Pesticides and ground-water strategy.. [United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Pesticides and Toxic Substances.;]. Suggested Citation:"6 Agricultural Chemical Companies."National Research Council. Pesticides and Groundwater Quality: Issues and Problems in Four gton, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: / The Pesticides in Ground Water Database Report was created to provide a more complete picture of ground-water monitoring for pesticides in the United States. The report is a summary and analysis of the data that the Office of Pesticide Programs currently has available, both computerized and in hardcopy, in the Pesticides in Ground Water.
Unfortunately, this book can't be printed from the OpenBook. If you need to print pages from this book, we recommend downloading it as a PDF. Visit to get more information about this book, to buy it in print, or to download it as a free PDF. Below is the uncorrected machine-read text. INTRODUCTION Final results from the first cycle of NAWQA water-quality data collection during include analyses of 76 pesticides and 7 selected pesticide degradation products in about 8, samples of ground water and surface water in 20 of the nation's major hydrologic basins (NAWQA study units). These data are the most extensive ever. Pesticides Persist In Ground Water Date: July 2, Source: American Society of Agronomy Summary: Numerous studies over the past four . to pesticides, through its pesticide product registration and registration review program, outreach, technical assistance, and compliance and enforcement programs. Achieving these protective outcomes requires collaborative efforts by citizens, pesticide users, states, tribes, territories, regions, O PP, OECA, and other partners.