Molecular screening of microbial communities for candidate indicators of multiple metal impacts in marine sediments from northern Australia
Alyssa Cornall, Alea Rose, Claire Streten, Keith McGuinness, David Parry, Karen Gibb
Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry | WILEY | Published : 2016
Awarded by Australian Research Council
The present study was funded by the Australian Research Council Project LP0776402, Rio Tinto Alcan Yarwun, Rio Tinto Alcan Gove, Xstrata Zinc McArthur River Mine (now Glencore MRM), Northern Land Council, Northern Territory Research and Innovation Board, and the Northern Territory Government. The authors thank S. Beyer, K. Strobel, M. Neave, M.J. Buscot, and K. Chambers for helping with field sampling and sample preparation, and we thank J. Manning, D. Campbell, and F. Foti for metal analysis. We also acknowledge with thanks the field support provided by staff from the Dhimurru Aboriginal Corporation.