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- Trumble, John T., et al. Show all 4 Authors
- Environmental pollution 2017 v.220 pp. 234-241
- Dorymyrmex; Solenopsis xyloni; arthropod communities; arthropods; detritivores; ecosystem services; flowers; habitats; indigenous species; leaves; nectar feeding; nests; pollution; predators; selenium; species diversity; stems; surveys; topsoil; wildlife; California
- ... The selenium contamination event that occurred at Kesterson Reservoir (Merced Co., CA) during the 1970–80s is a frequently cited example for the negative effects of contamination on wildlife. Despite the importance of arthropods for ecosystem services and functioning, relatively little information is available as to the impacts of pollution on arthropod community dynamics. We conducted surveys of ...