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Biological and chemical data from chloride bioassays with native wetland species in natural and reconstituted Prairie Pothole waters

April 12, 2022

Biological endpoints for three focal test species [Daphnia magna (mortality), Psuedacris maculata (mortality, growth, and development), and Lemna gibba (growth)] in response to exposure to reconstituted or field-collected water under laboratory conditions. Field-collected waters were collected from wetlands within the Prairie Pothole Region (PPR) of the United States. Reconstituted water was mixed to mimic some chemistry of surface water from brine contaminated PPR wetlands. Also included are water quality and chemical concentration data from all assays.

Citation Information

Publication Year 2022
Title Biological and chemical data from chloride bioassays with native wetland species in natural and reconstituted Prairie Pothole waters
DOI 10.5066/P9BQ6YRZ
Authors Holly J Puglis, Bethany K Kunz, David Harper, Aida M Farag
Product Type Data Release
Record Source USGS Digital Object Identifier Catalog
USGS Organization Columbia Environmental Research Center