Groundwater Pollution Sources Apportionment in the Ghaen Plain, Iran

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Vesali Naseh, Mohammad Reza ; Noori, Roohollah ; Berndtsson, Ronny ; Adamowski, Jan ; Sadatipour, Elaheh (2018)
  • Publisher: MDPI
  • Journal: International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, volume 15, issue 1 (issn: 1661-7827, eissn: 1660-4601)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3390/ijerph15010172, pmc: PMC5800271
  • Subject: R | saffron | heavy metals | health | Medicine | Article | salinization

Although Iran’s Ghaen Plain provides saffron to much of the world, no regional groundwater quality (GQ) assessment has yet been undertaken. Given the region’s potential for saltwater intrusion and heavy metal contamination, it is important to assess the GQ and determine... View more
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