The assessment of sediment contamination in an acid mine drainage impacted river in Gauteng (South Africa) using three sediment bioassays

Doctoral thesis OPEN
(2015)
  • Subject: Acid mine drainage - South Africa - Gauteng | Freshwater ecology | Water quality bioassay - South Africa | Aquatic organisms - Effect of water pollution on | Toxicity testing | Stream ecology - South Africa - Gauteng

M.Sc. (Zoology) Sediment contamination occurs as a result of various anthropogenic activities; mainly through mining-, agricultural- and industrial practices. Many of the contaminants arising from these activities enter the aquatic system and precipitate from the sur... View more
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