Responses of wild small mammals to arsenic pollution at a partially remediated mining site in Southern France.

@article{Drouhot2014ResponsesOW,
  title={Responses of wild small mammals to arsenic pollution at a partially remediated mining site in Southern France.},
  author={S{\'e}verine Drouhot and Francis Raoul and Nadia Crini and Christelle Tougard and Anne-Sophie Prudent and Coline Druart and Dominique Rieffel and Jean-Claude Lambert and Nicolas T{\^e}te and Patrick Giraudoux and Renaud Scheifler},
  journal={The Science of the total environment},
  year={2014},
  volume={470-471},
  pages={1012-22}
}
Partial remediation actions at a former gold mine in Southern France led to a mosaic of contaminated and rehabilitated zones. In this study, the distribution of arsenic and its potential adverse effects on small mammals were investigated. The effectiveness of remediation for reducing the transfer of this element into wildlife was also discussed. Arsenic… CONTINUE READING