Heavy Metals in Mangrove Surface Sediment of Mengkabong Lagoon , Sabah : Multivariate and Geo-Accumulation Index Approaches

@inproceedings{Praveena2008HeavyMI,
  title={Heavy Metals in Mangrove Surface Sediment of Mengkabong Lagoon , Sabah : Multivariate and Geo-Accumulation Index Approaches},
  author={Praveena and Radojevic},
  year={2008}
}
139 *Corresponding author: Email-smpraveena@gmail.com ABSTRACT: The inter-tidal mangrove environment of Mengkabong lagoon is important as it supports the local fishing activities, nursery grounds for many fish and shellfish species, and as well as being central for ecotourism activities. The study showed that in general, the physicochemical parameters (pH, salinity and electrical conductivity), granulometric fractions, organic matter, base cations (Na, K, Ca and Mg) and heavy metals (Fe, Cu, Pb… CONTINUE READING