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NSC offers highly qualified and knowledgeable advice and environmental services relating to contaminated sites. NSC offers a range of expertise on chemical, toxicological and biological sampling and assessment of aquatic environments in relation to organic and inorganic contamination of freshwater aquatic environments. Recent project experience includes site characterizations, environmental sampling, monitoring, and assessment of petroleum hydrocarbon and metal contaminated sites and has included sampling of chemical (surface water, sediments, sediment pore-water) and biological receptors (e.g., benthic macroinvertebrates). Expertise also includes advisement on risks to aquatic biota and mitigation and remedial action planning.