What is it about?

Metals that are residues of mining extraction, are dispersed in bodies of water and soil, can be assessed if they have harmful effect on living things plants, animals and man.

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Why is it important?

Environmental pollution is of interest to all, we must have alternatives to reduce its effects. Plants and microorganisms are a fundamental part of establishing bioremediation systems managed by personnel who know the techniques of biotechnology for the environment.


the study was informed to the inhabitants of the site, so that they know the situation of the site and implement techniques of bioremediation and recovery of metals.

María Maldonado Vega
Hospital Regional de Alta Especialidad del Bajío

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This page is a summary of: Spatial Variability of Heavy Metals in Soils and Sediments of “La Zacatecana” Lagoon, Mexico, Applied and Environmental Soil Science, January 2018, Hindawi Publishing Corporation, DOI: 10.1155/2018/9612412.
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