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Benthic diatom community response to environmental variables and metal concentration
Entry ID: ECA065

Abstract: This study examined the effects of anthropogenic contaminants and environmental variables on the composition of benthic diatom communities within a contaminated bay adjacent to an abandoned waste disposal site in Antarctica. The combination of geographical, environmental and chemical data included in the study explained all of the variation observed within the diatom communities. The chemical ... View entire text
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Start Date: 2004-01-01
Stop Date: 2005-12-31
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DIF Creation Date: 2012-07-30
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-02-05