Journal of
Ecology and The Natural Environment

  • Abbreviation: J. Ecol. Nat. Environ.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2006-9847
  • DOI: 10.5897/JENE
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 361

Full Length Research Paper

Residues of diazinon in Ab-bandans supplied by Babolroud, Talar and Siaroud Rivers, Iran

Hassan Abbasian*
  • Hassan Abbasian*
  • MahabGhodss Consulting Engineering Co. Irrigation, Drainage and Agriculture Affairs, Tehran, Iran
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Azim Ashayeri
  • Azim Ashayeri
  • MahabGhodss Consulting Engineering Co. Irrigation, Drainage and Agriculture Affairs, Tehran, Iran
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Shamilla Hosseinmarzeh
  • Shamilla Hosseinmarzeh
  • Savojbolagh Education and Training, Alborz Province, Iran
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Hamid G. Meigooni
  • Hamid G. Meigooni
  • University of Environment, Standard Square, Karaj, Iran
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  •  Accepted: 08 January 2014
  •  Published: 30 April 2014


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