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- Caretta, César A., et al. Show all 10 Authors
- The Science of the total environment 2015 v.521-522 pp. 1-10
- Aeromonas veronii; Mycobacterium goodii; Pseudomonas aeruginosa; Pseudomonas lundensis; aquatic organisms; bacteria; bacterial communities; cadmium; carbon; case studies; community structure; copper; ecosystems; freshwater; genes; heavy metals; hypoxia; in vitro studies; naphthalene; oils; pH; polychlorinated biphenyls; polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons; ribosomal DNA; rivers; runoff; sediment contamination; sediments; wastewater; watersheds; Mexico
- ... Freshwater contamination usually comes from runoff water or direct wastewater discharges to the environment. This paper presents a case study which reveals the impact of these types of contamination on the sediment bacterial population. A small stretch of Lerma River Basin, heavily impacted by industrial activities and urban wastewater release, was studied. Due to industrial inputs, the sediments ...