Demková L., Bobuľská L, Árvay J., Homolová Z., Michalko M. & Balintová M.
Potentially toxic elements in soil and air along an altitudinal gradient in Tatra National Park
Journal of Geochemical Exploration
252: 107268 [9 p.]
With a growing number of tourists, national parks are facing high pressure in terms of production and spreading the potentially toxic elements (PTEs). Car parks, roads or civil amenities have become a source of PTEs, which are spreading not only in their immediate vicinity, but can contaminate much wider surroundings. Total content of Cd, Co, Cu, Cr, Fe, Mn, Ni, Pb and Zn was determined in soil samples and, also in mosses and lichen samples, which were used as bioindication method for air pollution …