Heavy Metals in Biotic Components from Saipan Lagoon

Heavy Metals in Biotic Components from Saipan Lagoon with Emphasis on Nearshore Areas Impacted by Stormwater and Wastewater Discharges

 

Project Abstract:     Heavy Metals in Biotic Components from Saipan Lagoon with Emphasis on Nearshore Areas Impacted by Stormwater and Wastewater Discharges
Collaborators:          WERIDivision of Environmental Quality (DEQ), Coastal Resources Management Office (CRM)

 

We are working with WERI to identify levels and sources of heavy metal contamination in bivalves that are targeted as food items and found in the southern reaches of Saipan Lagoon.