ABSTRACT

Trace metals are widely distributed in the environment both as natural components of soils, and as anthropogenically derived pollutants. Prolonged exposure to these pollutants can cause deleterious health effects in humans (Reilly 1991). They may enter the human body through inhalation and ingestion of soil, vegetation, meat and animal product both commercial and

final map specifications, they should be transformed and their uncertainty analysed using digital soil mapping procedures.