Washington: Stillaguamish Tribe Looks At Pharmaceutical Effects On Fish
The Stillaguamish Tribe is sampling fish to learn more about the effects of pharmaceuticals and other household products that flush into area streams.
Wastewater and runoff containing products that mimic estrogen can interfere with the endocrine system of fish, potentially resulting in males displaying both male and female characteristics.
“Emerging contaminants get into our water through a variety of...
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