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Pathways of metal transfer from mineralized sources to bioreceptors

A synthesis of the Mineral Resources Program's past and future research directions in the western U.S. on metal contamination due to mineral deposits and mining and the environmental effects on living organisms. Chapters 1, 4, and 6 as PDF files.

by Balistrieri, Laurie S. (Editor); Stillings, Lisa L. (Editor); and Mineral Resources Program (Sponsor)
U.S. Geological Survey Bulletin 2191
Related topics:
Biochemistry, Biogeochemical cycling, Field sampling, Geochemistry, Metallic mineral resources, Mineral resources, Mineralogy, Mining hazards
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