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Investigation of Heavy Metal Concentrations in Paddy Soils of Gyeongnam Province
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 Title & Authors
Investigation of Heavy Metal Concentrations in Paddy Soils of Gyeongnam Province
Lee, Young-Han; Sonn, Yeon-Kyu; Ok, Yong-Sik;
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 Abstract
The management of heavy metals in soil is important for environmental-friendly agriculture and keeping an ecosystem healthy. In this study, we examined the concentrations of heavy metals (Cd, Cr, Cu, Ni, Pb, Zn, and As) in 260 paddy soils sampled from Gyeongnam Province. The concentrations of the heavy metals were 0.143 mg (ranged 0.003-0.537) for Cd, 0.322 (0.002-0.986) mg for Cr, 25.41 (6.03-76.19) mg for Cu, 16.36 (2.63-32.94) mg for Ni, 18.67 (4.16-87.02) mg for Pb, 71.76 (22.99-153.58) mg for Zn, and 3.516 (0.002-19.481) mg for As, respectively. In addition, the concentration of Cd was highest in mountain foot-slope, Ni and As were highest in diluvial terrace, and Zn was highest in marine plains. Higher concentrations of Cd, Cu, and Zn were found in silty clay loam soils compared to silt loam, sandy loam, and loam soils.
 Keywords
Paddy soil;Heavy metal;Soil texture;Soil topography;
 Language
Korean
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우리나라 논토양의 화학성 현황과 변동,강성수;노안성;최승출;김영상;김현주;최문태;안병구;김현우;김희권;박준홍;이영한;양상호;류종수;장용선;김명숙;손연규;이창훈;하상건;이덕배;김유학;

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