CECs in marine biota: Presence of estrogenic chemicals in bile of English sole (Parophrys vetulus) from Puget Sound, WA

Category: Fish/Shellfish Research

Published: 2017

Pages: 2

Author(s): Denis da Silva, Sandra O’Neill, Lyndal Johnson, James West, Penny Swanson, and Gina Ylitalo

Estrogenic chemicals measured in bile of English sole at 10 Puget Sound sites revealed fish from urbanized sites had elevated levels of Bisphenol A and tert-octylphenol and Elliott Bay fish had the highest estrogen exposure

Suggested citation

da Silva, D.A.M., O'Neill, S.M., Johnson, L.L., West, J.E., Swanson, P., and Ylitalo, G.M. (2017) CECs in marine biota: Presence of estrogenic chemicals in bile of English sole (Parophrys vetulus). p. 20 In 2016 Salish Sea Toxics Monitoring Review: A Selection of Research. Edited by C.A. James, J. Lanksbury, D. Lester, S. O'Neill, T. Roberts, C. Sullivan, J. West. Puget Sound Ecosystem Monitoring Program. Tacoma, WA. 68 pp; https://www.eopugetsound.org/sites/default/files/features/resources/ PSEMP_2016_ToxicsSynthesis%202017.05.09.pdf