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Earthworm Bioassay Procedures to Evaluate the Extent of Aerially Dispersed Lead and Cadmium in an Urban Arboretum


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Article
1986
TMA Records Box 109, Folder 45
Aerially dispersed heavy metals from a high speed motorway have been shown to be entering an urban arboretum. Lead (Pb) and Cd were found as remote as 930 m from an east-west, multi-lane motorway. Both Pb and Cd were bioavailable to earthworms (Eisenia foetida) and both metals were more concentrated in surface soils than at depths of 1 meter.
Proceedings o International Conference on Environmental Contamination, Amsterdam, September, 1986
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