Effects of Stormwater Pollution on Fish
Urban stormwater containing dissolved metals, sedimentparticles of clay, silt, sand, gravel, or cobble, transported by water, are called sediment., oil residue and a wide range of other contaminants has been observed to have direct effects of fish life.
- This page could be expanded to a more general effects on biota, or effects of different stormwater types, however this was the information I had to start with, so I kept focus narrow. Perhaps a more general stormwater page and category could be developed to organize work.
- Pre-spawn mortality in coho salmon - wikipedia has started a PSM in coho page.
- King et al. (2013) Provides a summary of pre-spawner mortality among adult coho salmon, along with a variety of other articles.
- Presentation by Jenifer McIntyre - Ecotoxicologist, Washington Stormwater Center, WSU, called Weathering the Storm: The Ecotoxicity of Stormwater Runoff.