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Physiochemical Characteristics and Heavy Metal in the Surface Sediments of Marine Shellfish Farming Waters in Anjung Bay, Korea
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  • Journal title : The Korean Journal of Malacology
  • Volume 30, Issue 4,  2014, pp.421-428
  • Publisher : The Malacological Society of Korea
  • DOI : 10.9710/kjm.2014.30.4.421
 Title & Authors
Physiochemical Characteristics and Heavy Metal in the Surface Sediments of Marine Shellfish Farming Waters in Anjung Bay, Korea
Jeong, Woo-Geon; Cho, Sang-Man; Lee, Sang-Jun;
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 Abstract
Total 20 surface sediments were collected in Anjung bay to investigate the physicochemical environment and heavy metal contents. The physicochemical investigation ranged from 6.41% to 11.68% (average ) for ignition loss (IL), from 17.99 mg/g to 43.84 mg/g (average ) for chemical oxygen demand (COD), and from 0.05 mg/g to 0.61 mg/g (average ) for acid volatile sulfide (AVS) with significant correlation between water content (W/C) and COD. A contour of spatial distribution indicated higher organic pollution at the bottom of ascidian, Stylea clava, cultural waters. Most of metals contents was not exceeded the NOAA's effect range-low (ERL). Estimated enrichment factor (EF) ranging 0.96-1.12 indicated that the sediment environment of the studied waters was relatively pristine from heavy metal pollution in spite of increased vessel traffics, so far.
 Keywords
Anjung Bay;COD;Sediment;Heavy metal;Enrichment factor;
 Language
Korean
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