Metals in liver and kidneys and the effects of chronic exposure to pyrite mine pollution in the shrew Crocidura russula inhabiting the protected wetland of Doñana.

@article{SnchezChardi2009MetalsIL,
  title={Metals in liver and kidneys and the effects of chronic exposure to pyrite mine pollution in the shrew Crocidura russula inhabiting the protected wetland of Do{\~n}ana.},
  author={Alejandro S{\'a}nchez-Chardi and Ciro Alberto de Oliveira Ribeiro and Jacint Nadal},
  journal={Chemosphere},
  year={2009},
  volume={76 3},
  pages={387-94}
}
Historically impacted by anthropogenic activities, the nature reserve of Doñana (SW Spain) was affected by an unprecedented spillage of mud and acidic water from the Aznalcóllar pyrite mine in April 1998. Although several studies have addressed the influence of this spill on soils, water, and biota, there is little information on mammals, especially carnivorous species. We measured the concentrations of Fe, Mg, Pb, Hg, Cd, Zn, Cu, Mn, Mo, Co, and Cr in specimens of the greater white-toothed… CONTINUE READING

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