PBMS reports flame retardant levels in Scottish otters

The latest report from the Predatory Bird Monitoring Scheme, in collaboration with the Cardiff University Otter Project,  investigates the concentrations of poly-brominated flame retardants (PBDEs) in a small sample of Scottish otters.

You can download the report from the PBMS Publications pages (http://pbms.ceh.ac.uk)

Reference: Liver concentrations of flame retardants in Eurasian otters (Lutra lutra) collected from Scotland between 2013 and 2015: a Predatory Bird Monitoring Scheme (PBMS) Report. 2016. L.A Walker, C. Moeckel, M.G. Pereira, E.D. Potter, E.A. Chadwick & R.F. Shore

The data used analysed in this report can be downloaded from the CEH Data catalogue: Walker, L.A.; Moeckel, C.; Pereira, M.G.; Potter, E.D.; Chadwick, E.A.; Shore, R.F. (2016). Flame retardants in the livers of the Eurasian otter collected from Scotland between 2013 and 2015 (PBMS). NERC Environmental Information Data Centre. http://doi.org/10.5285/9371ce24-7a5a-4964-93bf-884b42fd5fc3