Tuberty, Shea

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Ecological Impacts of the TVA Coal Ash Spill in Kingston, TN: A Two Year Assessment 2011 2807 A two year investigation into the environmental impacts of a coal combustion waste spill at the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) Kingston coal-fired power plant revealed several impacts. First, selenium concentrations were identified above criterion ...
Changes in Aluminum, Cadmium, Chromium, Copper, Nickel, Lead, And Zinc Concentrations in Water, Sediment, and Fish Tissues Over 2 Years Following the 2008 Kingston, TN Coal Ash Spill 2011 2468 On December 22, 2008, TVA’s sixty-foot wall enclosing several decades of stored wet coal fly ash (CFA) collapsed and released 4.13 million cubic meters of CFA into the Watts Bar Reservoir in Kingston, TN. CFA is known to contain toxic elements such a...
Effects Of Winter Road Salt Application And Episodic Pulses On Southern Appalachian Headwater Stream Macroinvertebrates 2017 695 In many regions of the United States current winter road management operating procedures require that deicing agents be applied to roads before or during each of the winter snow and ice events. Boone, NC is unique because it has a winter climate comp...
Quality Of The Nuisance Diatom Didymosphenia Geminata For Macroinvertebrate Nutrition In A Southeastern U.S. Hypolimnetic Tailwater River 2017 271 Didymosphenia geminata is a mat-like, colony forming diatom native to areas of western North America and found in high elevation oligotrophic rivers across the Northern and Southern Hemispheres. The alga has drawn concern in recent decades due to its...
Wastewater Treatment Plant Influences On Macroinvertebrate Assemblage, Functional Feeding Groups, And Productivity 2018 687 Organic waste from municipal wastewater treatment plants can alter stream benthic communities by contributing allochthonous energy sources as well as altering stream physicochemical habitat parameters. Nutrients may have a large impact on the primary...
Application Of The TriFISHer Assay For Estrogenic Activity From Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) Effluents Released Into The New River 2018 118 The TriFISHer assay was used to evaluate the risk from wastewater treatment plant (WWTP) effluent Endocrine Disrupting Concentrations (EDC) effects to the citizens in proximity of the South Fork New River (SFNR) and the Middle Fork of the New River (...
Evaluation Of Trace Metal Runoff From Chicken Litter Application In The Bugaboo Watershed 2009 70 Trace elements present in chicken litter are both naturally occurring and the result of anti-coccidial treatments and growth supplements. Specifically, arsenic, copper, manganese, and zinc are added to the feed. The impacts of elevated concentrations...