Archive for the tag 'Heavy metals'

New research: Heavy metal resistant trout in Cornwall’s River Hayle (and other urban rivers?)

Via the Science Blog we’ve just found a fascinating piece of research carried out by the University of Exeter and Kings College London, funded by NERC and the Salmon & Trout Association… … studying how the trout of Cornwall’s River Hayle have evolved to survive in waters with post-industrial heavy metal concentrations, including lead, cadmium, […]