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http://dx.doi.org/10.1100/tsw.2002.101
Research Article

Mobilisation and Bioavailability of Arsenic Around Mesothermal Gold Deposits in a Semiarid Environment, Otago, New Zealand

Geology Department and Environmental Science Programme, University of Otago, P.O. Box 56, Dunedin, New Zealand

Received 20 October 2001; Revised 21 November 2001; Accepted 3 December 2001

Copyright © 2002 D. Craw and L. Pacheco.

Citations to this Article [15 citations]

The following is the list of published articles that have cited the current article.

  • D. Craw, D. Falconer, and J.H. Youngson, “Environmental arsenopyrite stability and dissolution: Theory, experiment, and field observations,” Chemical Geology, vol. 199, no. 1-2, pp. 71–82, 2003. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
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