The sediment quality of the Po river and the Italian Decree no. 152/99 for the protection of aquatic environments.

  • Luigi Viganò
  • Published 2002 in Annali dell'Istituto superiore di sanita


Comprehensive and contemporary evaluations of physical, chemical and toxicological endpoints have been performed on bed sediments collected from ten representative areas of the Po river. The two sampling campaigns were paralleled by contemporary investigations on the macroinvertebrate community. The many results of this project have provided the first… (More)


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