Distribution of heavy metals in seafloor sediments on the East China Sea inner shelf: Seasonal variations and typhoon impact.

Based on concentrations and distributions of heavy metals, grain size and loss on ignition (LOI) in the seafloor sediments acquired during three surveys in winter and in summer (before and after typhoon Morakot) in the mud deposition center off the Fujian-Zhejiang coast, East China Sea, the seasonal and typhoon-induced variations of heavy metals in seafloor… CONTINUE READING