Assessment of Parameters of Radionuclides (90Sr ,137Cs) Intake in a Trophic Chain “Soil-Insect-Chiropterans”

Period: 2009 (in progress)
Customer: Centre for Ecology and Hydrology/Lancaster Environment Centre/United Kingdom

The following activities will be performed during progress of work:

  • analysis of 70 bats, 36 soil samples and 36 insect samples;
  • analysis of bat samples for Cs-137 and Sr-90 content;
  • analysis of invertebrate animals and soil samples for Plutonium isotopes.

Contact:
Deputy Director for Science of International Radioecology Laboratory
Head of Radioecology Research Department
Sergii P. Gashchak
Tel.: +38 (04579) 6 15 62
Fax: +38 (04579) 6 15 62
e-mail: sgaschak@chornobyl.net