Ecotoxicology, ecological risk assessment and multiple stressors

The science of ecotoxicology and the practice of ecological risk assessment are evolving rapidly. Ecotoxicology as a subject area came into prominence in the 1960s after the publication of Rachel Carson's book on the impact of pesticides on the environment. The rise of public and scientific con...

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Corporate Authors: NATO Advanced Research Workshop on Ecotoxicology, Ecological Risk Assessment and Multiple Stressors Poros, Poros Island, Greece)
Other Authors: NATO Advanced Research Workshop on Ecotoxicology, Ecological Risk Assessment and Multiple Stressors, Arapis, Gerassimos., Goncharova, N. N., Baveye, P., North Atlantic Treaty Organization., North Atlantic Treaty Organization. Public Diplomacy Division.
Format: eBook
Language: English
Published: Dordrecht : Springer, [2006]
Physical Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 382 pages) : illustrations, maps.
Series: NATO security through science series. Environmental security ; v. 6.
Table of Contents:
  • Note continued:
  • Medaka fish : an experimental model in environmental toxicology its use for the survey of microalgal toxins : phycotoxins and cyanotoxins /
  • Marc Edery /
  • Simone Puiseux-Dao
  • Cytogenetic effect of radioactive or chemical contamination on spring barley intercalary meristems cells /
  • Alla Oudalova /
  • Nina Dikareva /
  • Stanislav Geras'kin /
  • Jin Kyu Kim /
  • Vladimir Dikarev /
  • Yevgeniy Spirin
  • Water pollution indicators of sustainability in Europe and their application to coastal water quality evaluation in Italy /
  • Elena Comino
  • Application of GIS technologies in ecotoxicology : a radioecological case study /
  • Vasiliy Davydchuk /
  • Gerassimos Arapis /
  • Nataliya Grytsyuk
  • Ambient ozone phytodetection with sensitive clover (Trifolium Subterraneum L. Cv. Geraldton) in Ukraine /
  • Oleg Blum /
  • Nataliya Didyk
  • Alterations of agroecosystems in Greece through pesticide use : the <<Phalaris case>> /
  • Christos Alexoudis /
  • Spyridon Koutroubas /
  • George Vassiliou
  • Contribution to ecological safety through segmented integrated pest management in Greece /
  • George Vassiliou
  • preliminary study of toxicity by bioassay of the wastes of pulp and paper production units /
  • Joan Iliopoulou-Georgudaki /
  • Nikolaos Venetsaneas
  • Air pollution assessment in Volos coastal town, Greece /
  • Nelly Riga-Karandinos /
  • Gerassimos Arapis /
  • Konstantinos Saitanis
  • Tropospheric ozone measurements in the Tatra Mountains and its effects on plants /
  • Peter Fleischer /
  • Barbara Godzik
  • Long-term monitoring of tropospheric ozone in Kyiv, Ukraine : formation, temporal patterns and potential adverse effects /
  • Oleg Blum
  • Hints on ecotoxicology and ethics /
  • Michael G. Karandinos
  • framework for multi-criteria decision-making with special reference to critical infrastructure : policy and risk management working group summary and recommendations /
  • Clive Lipchin /
  • David Belluck /
  • Ruth Hull.