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Heavy metal contamination in coastal sediments and soils near the Brazilian Antarctic Station, King George Island
Entry ID: ECA053

Abstract: The natural and anthropogenic processes controlling sediment chemistry in Admiralty Bay, King George Island, Antarctica was investigate, calling the attention on the area affected by the Brazilian Antarctic Station Comandante Ferraz (Ferraz). Total and bioavailable concentrations of sixteen elements were determined in 32 sediment and 14 soils samples. Factor analysis allowed us to distinguish ... View entire text
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Start Date: 2002-12-21
Stop Date: 2003-03-20
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DIF Creation Date: 2012-07-05
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-23