Effect of elevated magnesium sulfate on two riparian tree species potentially impacted by mine site contamination

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Citation
Canham, C.A., Cavalieri, O.Y., Setterfield, S.A., Freestone, F.L. and Hutley, L.B., Effect of elevated magnesium sulfate on two riparian tree species potentially impacted by mine site contamination. Sci Rep 10, 2880 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-020-59390-9

Acknowledgements
We acknowledge Chris Humphrey and Andrew Harford from the Supervising Scientist Branch (SSB) of the Australian Government Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment. Staff from SSB conceived the original study and provided advice on species selection and aspects of study design. We thank Rob Creasy, Bill Piasini, Greg Cawthray, Kirsty Brooks, Emielda Yusiharni, Kosala Ranathunge, Michael Smirk, Darryl Roberts and Jane Tomas for lab and shade house advice and assistance. We thank Ryan Craig, Calum Woods, Ashley Setterfield, Bella Setterfield, and many volunteers for their assistance. This project is supported through funding from the Australian Government’s National Environmental Science Program through the Northern Australia Environmental Resources Hub.
Date made available19 Feb 2020
PublisherThe University of Western Australia
Temporal coverage2018 - 2019
Date of data production2018 - 2019
Geographical coverageAustralia

Field of Research (FoR)

  • 060705 Plant Physiology

Keywords

  • ecotoxicology
  • Magela Creek
  • natural resource management
  • tropical rivers
  • Ranger Uranium Mine
  • Kakadu National Park
  • magnesium sulfate
  • riparian trees
  • mine contamination

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