Heavy metals in zooplankton from the Southern Baltic.

  title={Heavy metals in zooplankton from the Southern Baltic.},
  author={Janusz Pempkowiak and Jolanta Walkusz-Miotk and Jacek Bełdowski and Wojciech Walkusz},
  volume={62 10},
Samples of zooplankton and suspended matter were collected using a Bongo net (0.33/0.50 mm mesh net), and Nucleopore filters, respectively, from the Southern Baltic off Poland. Major classes of zooplankton, and selected heavy metals (Fe, Co, Ni, Mn, Pb, Cd, Cu, Zn, Cr) were determined in the collected samples. Concentrations of heavy metals in zooplankton were corrected for metals contributed by particulate matter adhering to zooplankton organisms. Heavy metals levels measured in nearshore… CONTINUE READING