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Aquatic biology of the San Joaquin-Tulare basins, California; analysis of available data through 1992

June 1, 1997

Available data through 1992 on aquatic biota in the San Joaquin-Tulare Basins study unit of the National Water-Quality Assessment Program were analyzed to provide a conceptual framework to guide study design. The analysis included information on the biology of fish, aquatic macroinvertebrates, aquatic algae, and concentrations of trace elements and organic pesticides in aquatic biota.