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RESEARCH LITERATURE

The Research Literature database was created and funded by the Florida Wildflower Foundation. Use the search features below to find scientific articles on native wildflowers that are commercially available or used in restoration projects.

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Metal concentrations in aquatic macrophytes as influenced by soil and acidification

Author(s): D. W. Sparling and T. P. Lowe

Month: Nov
Year: 1998

Journal: Water Air and Soil Pollution
Volume: 108
Issue: 1-2
Pages: 203-221

Article Topic(s): Disturbance, Restoration
Research Setting(s): Wetland

Species Referenced: Sparganium americanum (American bur-reed),

Abstract

Examines the effects of soil type and water acidification on metal uptake by four species of aquatic macrophytes including Sparganium americanum. Bioaccumulation occurred for several metals and was affected by soil type, acidification, and species.

Suggested Citation

D. W. Sparling and T. P. Lowe. "Metal concentrations in aquatic macrophytes as influenced by soil and acidification." Water Air and Soil Pollution 108.1-2 (1998): 203-221.

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ISSN: 0049-6979
DOI: 10.1023/A:1005090224878

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