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Bracket Fungi as Indicators of Atmospheric Pollution

Environmental Management and Health

ISSN: 0956-6163

Article publication date: 1 February 1992

Abstract

Specimens of the bracket fungus (Ganoderma applanatum) were collected from highly polluted sites in Czechoslovakia and also from England. The bracket fungus was found to be an excellent long‐term monitor/accumulator of atmospheric pollutants and collected material arriving by impaction and sedimentation from the atmospheric environment.

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Brian Pyatt, F. (1992), "Bracket Fungi as Indicators of Atmospheric Pollution", Environmental Management and Health, Vol. 3 No. 2, pp. 13-15. https://doi.org/10.1108/09566169210010851

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