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Title

In defence of plants as biomonitors of soil quality

AuthorsMadejón, Paula ; Marañón, Teodoro ; Murillo Carpio, José Manuel ; Robinson, Brett H.
KeywordsPlant biomonitoring
Plant-metal interactions
Risk-based assessment
Soil quality
Issue DateSep-2006
PublisherElsevier
CitationEnvironmental Pollution 143(1): 1-3 (2006)
AbstractBiomonitors are organisms that provide quantitative information on environmental quality. There are some constraints and limitations for the use of plants as biomonitors of soil pollution, as pointed out recently by some authors in this journal. However, we defend the use of plants as biomonitors, and argue that they have important advantages over soil analyses as indicators of soil quality, particularly when investigations are made on a large scale.
Description3 pages, 11 references. We thank Nicholas W. Lepp for his comments on a previous version of this manuscript.
Publisher version (URL)doi:10.1016/j.envpol.2005.11.008
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URIhttp://hdl.handle.net/10261/46630
ISSN0269-7491
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