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Development of site-specific sediment quality guidelines for North and South Atlantic littoral zones: Comparison against national and international sediment quality benchmarks
(Journal of Hazardous Materials, 2009-10-15) [Artigo]
We aimed to develop site-specific sediment quality guidelines (SQGs) for two estuarine and port zones in Southeastern Brazil (Santos Estuarine System and Paranagua Estuarine System) and three in Southern Spain (Ria of ...
Influence of seasonality and pollution on the hematological parameters of the estuarine fish Centropomus parallelus
(Brazilian Journal of Oceanography, 2013-07-26) [Artigo]
This study investigated the hematological parameters of the tropical estuarine fish Centropomus parallelus and their use as a non-destructive biomarker for aquatic pollution. Individuals were collected, in summer and winter, ...
Harmonised framework for ecological risk assessment of sediments from ports and estuarine zones of North and South Atlantic
(Ecotoxicology, 2010-04-01) [Artigo]
This paper presents a harmonised framework of sediment quality assessment and dredging material characterisation for estuaries and port zones of North and South Atlantic. This framework, based on the weight-of-evidence ...
Assessing the ecological effects of contaminants in estuaries in Brazil: Gaps and future directions
(Ecotoxicology in Latin America, 2017-02-03) [Capítulo de livro]
This chapter reviews published papers from the last 15 years that estimate the effects of contamination in Brazilian estuaries. The goals were to identify (i) the main classes of contaminants studied in estuarine systems ...