Pollutant Levels and Their Effects on Mediterranean Seabirds

  • Marco Lambertini
  • Claudio Leonzio
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (volume 12)


The Mediterranean is a semi-enclosed basin with only limited water exchange with the Atlantic ocean through the Straits of Gibraltar.


Wild Bird Mercury Level Uropygial Gland High Mercury Level Pelagic Seabird 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Marco Lambertini
    • 1
    • 2
  • Claudio Leonzio
    • 3
  1. 1.LIPU Lega Italiana Protezione UccelliParmaItaly
  2. 2.Centro tecnico scientifico di Idrobiologia e pescaLivornoItaly
  3. 3.Dipartimento Biologia ambientaleUniversità di SienaSienaItaly

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