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  • The effects of road salt on mushroom-forming saprotrophic fungi 

    Zizzo, Andrew (2011-04-07)
    Saprotropic Fungi are valuable members of ecosystems for their role in nutrient cycling and ability to degrade and/or sequester environmental pollutants. This study explores the effect road salt may have on the growth and ...
  • Soil Deposition of Road Salt on City Trees in Highland Park, IL 

    Leifheit, Jamie (2011-04-07)
    The focus of this study was to determine the impact of road salt (NaCl) deposition in soils on tree health with respect to distance from the street. It was hypothesized that higher amounts of salt would be found in soils ...