Global Mercury Hotspots (Jan 9, 2013/2556)

Global Mercury Hotspots

Global Mercury Hotspots

New evidence reveals mercury contamination regularly exceeds health advisory levels in humans and fish worldwide.

This Report is the first of its kind to identify, in one IPEN and BRI collaborative effort, global biological mercury hotspots. These hotspots are of particular concern to human populations and the ecosystems on which they depend.

A Publication by the Biodiversity Research Institute and IPEN
January 9, 2013