Bioecological and statistical risk assessment of toxic metals in sediments of a worldwide important wetland: Gala Lake National Park (Turkey)

Journal title

Archives of Environmental Protection




vol. 43


No 1



Gala Lake ; sediment quality ; statistical evaluation ; bioecological indices ; GIS

Divisions of PAS

Nauki Techniczne


Polish Academy of Sciences




Artykuły / Articles


DOI: 10.1515/aep-2017-0007 ; ISSN 2083-4772 ; eISSN 2083-4810


Archives of Environmental Protection; 2017; vol. 43; No 1


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