Impact of former uranium mining activities on the floodplains of the Mulde River, Saxony, Germany.

Abstract

The Mulde River drains the former uranium mining areas in Saxony (Germany), which has led to a large-scale contamination of the river and the adjacent floodplain soils with radionuclides of the uranium decay series. The objective of the investigation is to quantify the long-term effect of former uranium mining activities on a river system. All of the… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jenvrad.2015.02.024

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@article{Bister2015ImpactOF, title={Impact of former uranium mining activities on the floodplains of the Mulde River, Saxony, Germany.}, author={Stefan Bister and Jesmond Birkhan and Torben L{\"{u}llau and M Bunka and A Solle and C Stieghorst and Beate Riebe and R. -Th. Michel and Clemens Walther}, journal={Journal of environmental radioactivity}, year={2015}, volume={144}, pages={21-31} }