TITLE

Attack of the Atomic Tumbleweeds

AUTHOR(S)
Strom, Mike
PUB. DATE
November 1999
SOURCE
Audubon;Nov/Dec99, Vol. 101 Issue 6, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on Salsola kali, a radioactive tumbleweed that grows in the ground of the defunct Hanford Nuclear Reservation in Richland, Washington. Views of habitat biologist Jay McConnaughey on the radioactivity in tumbleweeds; Mitigation of the growth of radioactive tumbleweeds.
ACCESSION #
2494175

Tags: SALSOLA;  MCCONNAUGHEY, Jay;  RUSSIAN thistle;  RADIOACTIVITY -- Environmental aspects

 

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