Silica reduces the toxicity of aluminium to a tropical freshwater fish (Mogurnda mogurnda).

@article{Camilleri2003SilicaRT,
  title={Silica reduces the toxicity of aluminium to a tropical freshwater fish (Mogurnda mogurnda).},
  author={Caroline Camilleri and Scott J. Markich and Barry N Noller and Catriona J Turley and Gretel Parker and Rick A. van Dam},
  journal={Chemosphere},
  year={2003},
  volume={50 3},
  pages={355-64}
}
The toxicity of aluminium (Al) to fish in acidic waters has been well documented. It was therefore expected that Al toxicity would be significant in fish communities in Gadjarrigamarndah (Gadji) Creek, a seasonally flowing stream in tropical northern Australia. This creek receives acidic groundwater containing elevated concentrations of Al from earlier land… CONTINUE READING