Water Pollution by Surfactants : Fluctuations Due to Tourism Exploitation in a Lagoon Ecosystem

This paper describes recent levels of surfactants measured in a coastal lagoon ecosystem highly stressed by human activites: the Orbetello lagoon (Southern Tuscany, Italy, Ramsar Site IT008). Significance of difference among concentrations measured before and after summertime are explored in order to evaluate effects related to tourism exploitation. Among… CONTINUE READING