Effect of contaminated groundwater on tree growth: A tree-ring analysis.

Abstract

A study was conducted of the effect of contaminated groundwater seepage on tree growth downslope from the F- and H-Area seepage basins of the Department of Energy's Savannah River Site in South Carolina. Trees in wetlands along Four Mile Creek began to show localized stress and mortality in the late 1970s. Extreme winter temperatures and high rainfall were… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00545978

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@article{Leblanc1993EffectOC, title={Effect of contaminated groundwater on tree growth: A tree-ring analysis.}, author={D C Leblanc and Craig Loehle}, journal={Environmental monitoring and assessment}, year={1993}, volume={24 3}, pages={205-18} }