Highway runoff characteristics in coastal areas \342\200\223 A case study in Aveiro, Portugal

P. A. Antunes & A. E. Barbosa
In the framework of a study for the Portuguese Road Institute, the authors carried out a monitoring study of the IP5 highway, located at the coast line. The TSS and the turbidity values measured in 40 runoff samples were relatively low, resulting from the low potential of the drainage area and surroundings to contribute with solids. Heavy metals results (Fe, Zn, Cu, Pb, Cd and Ni) were in accordance with other studies. It was confirmed...

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Highway runoff characteristics in coastal areas \342\200\223 A case study in Aveiro, Portugal

P. A. Antunes & A. E. Barbosa
In the framework of a study for the Portuguese Road Institute, the authors carried out a monitoring study of the IP5 highway, located at the coast line. The TSS and the turbidity values measured in 40 runoff samples were relatively low, resulting from the low potential of the drainage area and surroundings to contribute with solids. Heavy metals results (Fe, Zn, Cu, Pb, Cd and Ni) were in accordance with other studies. It was confirmed...

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