Transport of Steroids in Surface Waters
Testosterone, androstenedione and estrogens are found in run-off from cattle pasture and fields fertilized with manure. The distribution in the primary, secondary and tertiary branches of watersheds is described. In rivers, hormones from CAFOs can be traced over 60 km away.
KeywordsTotal Organic Carbon Manure Field Chicken Manure Cattle Pasture Fecal Steroid
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