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Trace metals in the Larsemann Hills, East Antarctica: natural processes and human impact
Entry ID: ECA069

Abstract: To evaluate the extent of human impact on a pristine Antarctic environment, natural baseline levels of trace metals have been established in the basement rocks of the Larsemann Hills, East Antarctica. From a mineralogical and geochemical point of view the Larsemann Hills basement is relatively homogeneous, and contains high levels of Pb, Th and U. These may become soluble during the relatively ... View entire text
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Start Date: 1995-11-01
Stop Date: 1996-02-28

Start Date: 1996-11-01
Stop Date: 1997-02-28
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DIF Creation Date: 2012-08-01
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