Tolerance, the ability of populations to cope with the chemical stress resulting from toxic contaminants, has been described in many organisms from bacteria to fungi, from phytoplankton to terrestrial flowering plants, and from invertebrates such as worms to vertebrates like fish and amphibians. The building of tolerance, be it by physiological acc

chapter 1|24 pages

Pollution Tolerance

chapter 2|24 pages

Tolerance to Contaminants

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SECTION Ecological and Ecophysiological Aspects of Tolerance

chapter 11|16 pages

1Chapter 1 Tolerance and Biodiversity

chapter 12|34 pages

1Chapter 2 Cost of Tolerance

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SECTION Case Studies