A “Weight-of-Evidence” Approach for the Integration of Environmental “Triad” Data to Assess Ecological Risk and Biological Vulnerability

@inproceedings{Dagnino2008AA,
  title={A “Weight-of-Evidence” Approach for the Integration of Environmental “Triad” Data to Assess Ecological Risk and Biological Vulnerability},
  author={A. Dagnino and S. Sforzini and F. Dondero and S. Fenoglio and E. Bona and J. Jensen and A. Viarengo},
  booktitle={Integrated environmental assessment and management},
  year={2008}
}
ABSTRACT A new Expert Decision Support System (EDSS) that can integrate Triad data for assessing environmental risk and biological vulnerability at contaminated sites has been developed. Starting with ecosystem relevance, the EDSS assigns different weights to the results obtained from Triad disciplines. The following parameters have been employed: 1) chemical soil analyses (revealing the presence of potentially dangerous substances), 2) ecotoxicological bioassays (utilizing classical endpoints… Expand
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