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Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

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Abbrev. for printed circuit board. See printed circuit.

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Anthropogenic Markers

Thomas S. Bianchi and Elizabeth A. Canuel.

in Chemical Biomarkers in Aquatic Ecosystems

March 2011; p ublished online October 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Animal Pathology and Diseases. 8731 words.

This chapter examines the application of anthropogenic compounds as biomarkers. Since World War II, human activities have introduced a wide array of compounds into the environment,...

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Pollution: Emerging Contaminants

Carol A. Vines and Gary N. Cherr.

in Ecology, Conservation, and Restoration of Tidal Marshes

October 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Animal Pathology and Diseases. 12140 words.

Emerging contaminants in aquatic environments, including the San Francisco Bay, are of increasing concern to regulatory agencies, ecosystem managers, and the public. There is increasing...

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Survival and mortality

Hans Kruuk.

in Otters

August 2006; p ublished online April 2010 .

Chapter. Subjects: Animal Pathology and Diseases. 11232 words.

This chapter discusses age-structure in Eurasian and North American river otters. Otters have short life expectancy, with mortality increasing with age. Sea otter is a long-lived exception....

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Emissions, Deposition, and Accumulation

William G. Wilson.

in Stormwater

July 2016; p ublished online January 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Animal Pathology and Diseases. 13719 words.

This chapter discusses pollution emissions and deposition in urban areas, which range from smokestacks to cars and trucks shedding pollutants and stirring up roadside dust to forest fires...

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