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0 0-2 2-4 4-6 6-8 8-10 10-12 12-14 14-16 16-18 18-20 20-22 22-24 24-26 26-28 28-30 Depth, cm Figure 4c. Decreasing of 137Cs specific and sum activity in mineral layers of different forest soils B3. The specific activity of 137Cs is variable within a given experimental plot for all layers of the plant community present. For example, in the Cladonio-Pinetum ecosystem, the grass–dwarf-shrub layer species differed in their 137Cs specific activity by almost 20 fold (Fig. 5), ranging from about 30kBq/kg (C.
The standard error of specific activity was in the range 10-20%. Statistical analysis used the software package MS Excel. 4. Results and discussion To describe the spatial variability of density of 137Cs ground deposition in the forest ecosystem, a specific programme was focussed on an experimental plot in the Molinio-Pinetum ecosystem. 1m (Fig. 1). The lowest ground density of 137Cs was 111kBq/m2 (equivalent to 3Ci/km2) and the highest about 1000kBq/m2. 137Cs hotspots were distributed fairly uniformly over the plot, governed by the structure of the tree canopy.
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Advanced Science and Technology for Biological Decontamination of Sites Affected by Chemical and Radiological Nuclear Agents (NATO Science Series: IV: Earth and Environmental Sciences) by Nelson Marmiroli, Borys Samotokin, Marta Marmiroli