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    • Heavy metals in seaweeds from a polluted estuary in coastal Maine 

      Medeiros, Ian D.; Rajakaruna, Nishanta; Mathieson, Arthur C. (New England Botanical Club, 2017)
      Seaweeds (macroalgae) accumulate heavy metals from seawater and can therefore serve as biological monitors of marine pollution. In this paper, we present data on the tissue chemistry of seaweeds from the area of Callahan ...
    • Trophic transfer and bioaccumulation of lead along soil-plant-aphid-ladybird food chain 

      Naikoo, Mohd Irfan; Rajakaruna, Nishanta; Dar, Mudasir Irfan; Khan, Fareed Ahmad; Raghib, Fariha (Springer, 2019)
      Lead (Pb) contamination of agroecosystems is a serious issue as Pb is a persistent pollutant that is retained in soil for long, causing toxicities to organisms. This study examines biotransfer of Pb from soils treated with ...