Impaired microbial activity caused by metal pollution: A field study in a deactivated uranium mining area.

@article{Antunes2011ImpairedMA,
  title={Impaired microbial activity caused by metal pollution: A field study in a deactivated uranium mining area.},
  author={Sara Cristina Antunes and R. -M. R. Pereira and S{\'e}rgio Miguel Marques and Bruno B Castro and Fernando Colnago Gonçalves},
  journal={The Science of the total environment},
  year={2011},
  volume={410-411},
  pages={87-95}
}
European frameworks for the ecological risk assessment (ERA) of contaminated sites integrate information from three lines of evidence: chemical, ecotoxicological, and ecological. Regarding the last one, field observations at the contaminated sites are compared to reference site(s) and the differences recorded are analysed at the light of a cause-effect relationship, taking into account the site-specific contamination. Thus, included in the tier 2 of a site-specific risk assessment that is being… CONTINUE READING

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