Barber, M.C. 2001. Bioaccumulation and Aquatic System Simulator (BASS) User's Manual Beta Test Version 2.1. EPA/600/R-01/035 U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Research and Development, National Exposure Research Laboratory, Athens, GA.You may need a PDF reader to view some of the files on this page. See EPA’s About PDF page to learn more.
Bioaccumulation and Aquatic System Simulator ( BASS ) User's Manual Beta Test Version 2.1 (PDF)(155 pp, 5 MB,
T his report describes the theoretical development, parameterization, and application software of a generalized, community-based, bioaccumulation model called BASS (Bioaccumulation and Aquatic System Simulator). This model is designed to predict the population and bioaccumulation dynamics of age-structured fish communities that are exposed to hydrophobic organic chemicals and class B and borderline metals that complex with sulfhydryl groups.