An Intercomparison of Particulate Trace Metals from Four Large Estuaries
Suspended sediment samples have been taken during axial profiles of four major estuaries (viz. Mersey, Humber, Elbe and Thames) and analysed in a consistent manner for trace metals and specific BET surface area. The results indicate that a great deal of inter-estuarine variability exists.
KeywordsTrace Metal Sediment Discharge Axial Profile Thames Estuary Trace Metal Level
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