Cardiac injury and reduced growth in Pacific herring exposed to urban stormwater runoff

Category: Fish/Shellfish Research

Published: 2019

Pages: 2

Author(s): Louisa Harding, Mark Tagal, Nathaniel Scholz, John Incardona, Jenifer McIntyre

  • Stormwater exposed herring embryos exhibited cardiac injury consistent with PAH exposure.
  • Stormwater runoff has the potential to cause delayed adverse outcomes for exposed herring.

Suggested citation

Harding, L., Tagal, M., Scholz, N., Incardona, J., and McIntyre, J. (2019) Cariac injury and reduced growth in Pacific herring exposed to urban stormwater runoff. p. 48 in 2018 Salish Sea Toxics Monitoring Synthesis: A Selection of Research. Edited by C.A. James, R. Jordan, M. Langness, J. Lanksbury, D. Lester, S. O’Neill, K. Song, and C. Sullivan. Puget Sound Ecosystem Monitoring Program. Tacoma, WA. 88 pp: https://www.eopugetsound.org/articles/2018-salishsea-toxics-monitoring-synthesis