TABLE 2.

Analysis of BEV in water samples and oysters

Water or oyster sampleSourceEquivalent volaResult by:
CPERT-PCR
Water
    WI-1Runoff stream1++
    WI-2Runoff stream1++
    WF-1Pasture pool1+
    WF-2Pasture pool1++
    WF-3Animal watering tank1+
    WF-4Animal watering tank1
    WF-5Pasture pool1++
    RW1Wye River (Covington Cove)380+
    RW2Wye River (Bryan Bar)380
    RW3Wye River (Pintail Point)380
    RW4Wye River (Bluff Point)380+
Oyster pool
    1-10Oyster gills++
    11-20Oyster gills++
    21-30Oyster gills++
Individual oyster
    1Oyster stomach
    1Oyster gills
    3Oyster stomach
    3Oyster gills+
    5Oyster stomach
    5Oyster gills
    6Oyster stomach++
    6Oyster gills++
    8Oyster stomach++
    8Oyster gills++
  • a Equivalent volume analyzed per sample. A value of 1 corresponds to 14 μl of water.