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Russian Journal of Nondestructive Testing

, Volume 40, Issue 9, pp 637–642 | Cite as

Migration of radionuclides in topsoil and vegetation cover in the territory of an underground nuclear explosion in the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia)

  • P. I. Sobakin
  • A. P. Chevychelov
  • I. V. Molchanova
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Abstract

Data about the content of 137Cs and 90Sr in topsoil and flora specimens in an area that was subject to an accidental underground nuclear explosion are presented. The radiological and environmental situation in the surveyed territory is shown to remain unfavorable.

Keywords

Migration Radionuclide Structural Material Vegetation Cover Nuclear Explosion 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • P. I. Sobakin
    • 1
    • 2
  • A. P. Chevychelov
    • 1
    • 2
  • I. V. Molchanova
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of SciencesInstitute of Ecological Problems of the Cryolite ZoneYakutskRussia
  2. 2.Ural Division, Russian Academy of SciencesInstitute of Plant and Animal EcologyYekaterinburgRussia

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