Environmental Contaminants, 2015 Using natural archives to track sources and long-term trends of pollution Developments in Paleoenvironmental Research Series, Vol. 18
Coordonnateurs : Blais Jules M., Rosen Michael R., Smol John P.
Chapter 1. Using natural archives to track sources and long-term trends of pollution: An introduction
Chapter 2: The influence of hydrology on lacustrine sediment contaminant records
Chapter 3: The stability of metal profiles in freshwater and marine sediments
Chapter 4: Calculating rates and dates and interpreting contaminant profiles in biomixed sediments.
Chapter 5: Contaminants in marine sedimentary deposits from coal fly ash during the Latest Permian Extinction
Chapter 6: Lake sediment records of preindustrial metal pollution
Chapter 7: Lacustrine archives of metals from mining and other industrial activities - a geochemical approach
Chapter 8: Organic pollutants in sediment core archives
Chapter 9: Environmental archives of contaminant particles
Chapter 10: Long range atmospheric transport in Arctic regions using lake sediments
Chapter 11: Tracking long-range atmospheric transport of trace metals, polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, and organohalogen compounds using lake sediments of mountain regions
Chapter 12: Tracking contaminant transport from biovectors
Chapter 13: Using peat records as natural archives of past atmospheric metal deposition
Chapter 14: Historical contaminant records from sclerochronological archives
Chapter 15: Contaminant records in ice cores
Chapter 16: Use of catalogued long-term biological collections and samples for determining changes in contaminant exposure to organisms
Chapter 17: Using natural archives to track sources and long-term trends of pollution: Some final thoughts and suggestions for future directions
Summarizes the use of natural archives to assess human impacts on the environment and the history of contamination
Broadens the understanding to those who assess the environmental impacts of human activities
Maximizes reader insights into topics such as the influence of hydrology on lacustrine sediment contaminant records, lake sediment records of preindustrial metal pollution
Organic pollutants in sediment core archives, contaminant records in ice cores, and more
Date de parution : 10-2016
Ouvrage de 509 p.
Date de parution : 04-2015
Ouvrage de 509 p.