radioecology

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ra·di·o·e·col·o·gy

(rā-dē-ō'ē-kol'ō-jē),
Study of the environmental effects of radioactive contaminants.

radioecology

(rā″dē-ō-ē-kŏl′ō-jē) [″ + Gr. oikos, house, + logos, word, reason]
Investigation of the effect of radiation on the living organisms in the environment.
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They were especially widely applied for evaluation of radioecological consequences and in forecasting of biota contamination and radionuclide migration in ecosystems after the Chernobyl NPP accident (Kryshev 2008).
For evaluation of the radioecological state of Lake Druksiai, research data of 1988-2003 were generalised: activity concentration values of [sup.
Radioecological monitoring of lakes should be continued, especially of Druksiai Lake during the decommissioning of the Ignalina NPP where this Lake is used for cooling, and release to the Lake is possible, considering that this territory was contaminated after the Chernobyl accident also (Cepanko et al.
1) University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, USA; (2) Research Center for Radiation Medicine, Academy of Medical Sciences of Ukraine, Kyiv, Ukraine; (3) Radioecological Center, Ukrainian National Academy of Sciences, Kyiv, Ukraine; (4) Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina, USA