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A 2000-year record of mercury and ancient civilizations in seal hairs from King George Island, West Antarctica
Entry ID: ECA060

Abstract: The concentrations of total mercury (HgT) and three bio-essential elements (phosphor, potassium, sodium) were analyzed in Antarctic seal hairs from a lake core spanning the past 2000 years and collected from King George Island (63823VS, 57800VW), West Antarctica. The HgT concentration shows a significant fluctuation while the levels of the three bio-essential elements remain almost constant. The ... View entire text
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Start Date: 2002-02-01
Stop Date: 2002-02-28
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