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Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention
Environmental Health: Update
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Title Environmental Health: Update Exit EPA Disclaimer
Description This brief report provides an update to the Environmental Health data report from 2002 for the Healthy Maine: 2010 report. It provides a number of charts, but no narrative information.
Organization Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention
Year 2005
URL http://www.maine.gov/dhhs/boh/phdata/Non%20DHP%20Pdf%20Doc/Healthy%20Maine%202010%20Chapter%203%20Environmental%20Health%202002-2005%20.pdf Exit EPA Disclaimer
Level of Technical Detail Medium
Direct Access to Data No
Direct Access to Metadata No
EPA Region Region 1
State Maine
County
Municipality
Sub-Municipality
Watershed
Ecosystem
Link to Organization http://www.maine.gov/dhhs/boh/index.shtml Exit EPA Disclaimer
Contact Information 800-606-0215
Environmental Indicator Scale State
Additional Information Public Perception

Information about the indicators in the report
Environmental Category in the Report Indicator in the Report EPA Web Taxonomy
Air Quality Ozone Air:Air Pollution
Air:Air Quality
Pollutants & Contaminants:Air Pollutants:Criteria Air Pollutants
Lead Maine childhood lead analysis Health Risks:Exposure
Life Stages & Populations:Childrens'' Health
Lead Proportion of one and two-year olds blood tested for lead Medicaid insured Health Risks:Exposure
Life Stages & Populations:Childrens'' Health
Mercury Fish Consumption 95th percentile mercury blood levels for women of childbearing age Food Safety:Fish & Wildlife Consumption
Health Risks:Exposure
Mercury Fish Consumption Proportion of women of child bearing age aware of the" Safe Eating Guidelines" for fish with knowledge of specific risks Food Safety:Fish & Wildlife Consumption
Health Risks:Exposure
Mercury Fish Consumption Survey of respondents aware of the Bureau of Health''s "Safe Eating Guidelines" for reducing exposure to Methlymercury Food Safety:Fish & Wildlife Consumption
Health Risks:Exposure
Water Quality Private wells with elevated arsenic and uranium levels Pollutants & Contaminants:Water Pollutants:Drinking Water Contaminants
Water:Drinking Water:Private Wells
Water Quality Proportion of Maine homes with wells that have tested their water for arsenic Pollutants & Contaminants:Water Pollutants:Drinking Water Contaminants
Water:Drinking Water:Private Wells