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Table 1 Water chemistry and temperature measurements in experimental tanks

From: Effects of mining chemicals on fish: exposure to tailings containing Lilaflot D817M induces CYP1A transcription in Atlantic salmon smolt

Treatment group Salinity (PSU) pH Turbidity (FNU) Temperature (°C)
Control 5.5 ± 0.3 7.35 ± 0.03 0.4 ± 0.3 6.4 ± 0.7
Low 5.2 ± 0.6 7.34 ± 0.05 1.9 ± 0.5 6.4 ± 0.7
Medium 5.1 ± 0.7 7.35 ± 0.03 4.2 ± 0.7 6.4 ± 0.7
High 5.1 ± 0.6 7.42 ± 0.03 12.8 ± 1.8 6.3 ± 0.7
Max 5.1 ± 0.6 7.48 ± 0.02 36.7 ± 6.5 6.4 ± 0.6
  1. Values are mean ± SD, N = 4 for salinity, pH and turbidity, and N = 192 for temperature