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Assessment of the quality and irrigation purpose suitability of alluvial water in Erfoud, Morocco

many factors, i.a., climate zone, anthropogenic environmental pressure, biological productivity, and mineralization. In the dry zone, the availability of freshwater is usually very limited, and surface water and shallow groundwater are characterized with high salinity ( El Mandour et al. 2008 , Ammar et al. 2016 , Fakharian, Narany 2016 ). In hot, dry areas, the high content of mineral salts in water is related to low precipitation and intensive evaporation. The amount of water used for agricultural, animal breeding and industrial purposes has increased recently

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Humusica: Soil biodiversity and global change

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Sediment origin and pedogenesis in the former mill pond basin of Turznice (north-central Poland) based on magnetic susceptibility measurements

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Sandstone Geomorphology of South-West Jordan, Middle East

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Urban Geomorphology in Coastal Environment: Man-Made Morphological Changes in a Seaside Tourist Resort (Rapallo, Eastern Liguria, Italy)

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Review of Polish contribution to snow cover research (1880–2017)

Niemczech w latach 1950/51-1999/00. In: K. Piotrowicz, R. Twardosz (eds), Wahania klimatu w różnych skalach przestrzennych i czasowych, IGiGP UJ, Kraków: 215–223. Bednorz E., 2008a. Synoptic conditions of snow occurrence in Budapest. Meteorologische Zeitschrift 17(1): 39–45. Bednorz E., 2008b. Fluctuations of snow cover depth in Central European Lowlands under Northern Hemisphere circulation patterns. Quaestiones Geographicae 27A: 5–18. Bednorz E., 2008c. Synoptic reasons for heavy snowfalls in the Polish – German lowlands. Theoretical and Applied

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An assessment of urban habitat contamination with selected heavy metals within the city of Katowice using the common dandelion (Taraxacum officinale Web.) as a bioindicator

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Contamination of soil and vegetation at a magnesite mining area in Jelšava-Lubeník (Slovakia)

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Preliminary Assessment of Silting and The Quality of Bottom Sediments in A Small Water Reservoir

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The Effect of Cd, Zn and Fe on Seed Germination and Early Seedling Growth of Wheat and Bean

References Acharya, S. & Sharma D.K. (2014). Study on the effect of heavy metals on seed germination and plant growth on Jatropha curcas . International Journal of Agricultural Science Research , 3(3), 031−034. Araujo, A.S.F. & Monteiro R.T.R. (2005). Plant bioassays to assess toxicity of textile sludge compost. Sci. Agric. (Piracicaba Braz .), 62(3), 286−290. DOI: 10.1590/S0103-90162005000300013. Arora, A., Sairam, R.K. & Srivastava G.C. (2002). Oxidative stress and antioxidative system in

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