CNNreports that a number of other pharmaceuticals were found in the mussels' tissue including seven types of antibiotics, five antidepressants, more than one antidiabetic drug, and a chemotherapy agent.
"What this is telling us is some of this stuff is coming out of our wastewater treatment plants and so we need to do a better job either at controlling the sources or trying to reduce the exposure in the Puget Sound", said Lanksbury.
Drug use in the Pacific Northwest is so prevalent that scientist have found trace amounts of narcotics in the systems of sea creatures in the area.
The WDFW, along with a team from the Puget Sound Institute, analyzed the mussels after leaving them in the water for a period of time, and the researchers were stunned to find them polluted with oxycodone. "These are the mussels we use in our analyses".
Urging Seattle residents to be mindful of "what they do at home", Lanskbury remains hopeful, adding that "the Puget Sound is a jewel in Washington, and if we all work together to keep it clean, we can make great strides".
Two were near Bremerton's shipyard and one was in Elliot Bay near Harbor Island in Seattle.
"Hopefully our data shows what is out there and could get the process started for cleaning up our waters".
Every other year, the department specifically monitors herring, English sole, Chinook salmon and mussels for contaminants.
Hewson, the F-35s, working alongside the IDF's ground forces and navy, have been "critical" in offsetting the arming of Hezbollah. The photograph, shot from a second aircraft, shows the F-35 flying past the Lebanese coast in broad daylight.
2-time title holder Chennai Super Kings (CSK) are set to lock horns against the Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH). The live telecast of the Chennai Super Kings vs SunRisers Hyderabad match will begin at 7 pm IST.
That was despite Love - second only to James in terms of importance to the organisation - going off injury early on in the game. Horford finished with 6 points on 2-of-8 shooting with 9 rebounds and 4 assists over 37 minutes in Game 6.
The club will offer to extend his current contract, which has one season left with an option of another year. Jose Mourinho will look to add reinforcements to his squad to challenge on all fronts next season.
While Boston continues to grumble, it turns out that New York Yankees fans are celebrating Ramirez's departure from Boston. The Boston Red Sox have cut ties with first baseman/DH Hanley Ramirez , designating him for assignment Friday.
Mahomet native Jason Seaman is out of the hospital after he was shot three times while tackling a school shooting suspect. No other details were immediately available. "Our thoughts are with all those affected by this terrible situation".
The deal's proponents say it is crucial to forestalling a nuclear Iran and preventing wider war in the Middle East. Iran Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei responded by ridiculing USA demands he said are doomed to fail.
The injuries were "consistent with those of an explosion", said Brian Gibson, deputy chief at Peel Regional Paramedic Services. Authorities said at least 15 victims were taken to area hospitals with injuries, including three who were critically wounded.
I think that United are not too dissimilar as a club to them in their size and stature. "The year before that, fifth". When you play for Manchester United, it is a normal thing and we have to accept that and deal with that.
No trace of Nipah virus in Himachal clarifies officer
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ZTE’s mobile business to re-open after USA deal reached
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North, South Korea Leaders Meet Over Trump
President Moon is greeted by Kim Yo-jong, the younger sister of Kim Jong-un, on his way into Tongilgak for the summit meeting. In his letter to Mr Kim, President Trump objected specifically to a statement from senior North Korean diplomat Choe Son Hui.