Skip to main content
Select Source:

radiation ecology

radiation ecology The branch of ecology concerned with the effects of radioactive materials on living systems and on the pathways by which they are dispersed through ecosystems, including their dispersal through the abiotic environment. The term is used especially with regard to those materials released through human agency.

Cite this article
Pick a style below, and copy the text for your bibliography.

  • MLA
  • Chicago
  • APA

"radiation ecology." A Dictionary of Ecology. . Encyclopedia.com. 24 Sep. 2017 <http://www.encyclopedia.com>.

"radiation ecology." A Dictionary of Ecology. . Encyclopedia.com. (September 24, 2017). http://www.encyclopedia.com/science/dictionaries-thesauruses-pictures-and-press-releases/radiation-ecology

"radiation ecology." A Dictionary of Ecology. . Retrieved September 24, 2017 from Encyclopedia.com: http://www.encyclopedia.com/science/dictionaries-thesauruses-pictures-and-press-releases/radiation-ecology

radiation ecology

radiation ecology The branch of ecology concerned with the effects of radioactive materials on living systems and on the pathways by which they are dispersed through ecosystems, including their dispersal through the abiotic environment. The term is used especially with regard to those materials released through human agency.

Cite this article
Pick a style below, and copy the text for your bibliography.

  • MLA
  • Chicago
  • APA

"radiation ecology." A Dictionary of Plant Sciences. . Encyclopedia.com. 24 Sep. 2017 <http://www.encyclopedia.com>.

"radiation ecology." A Dictionary of Plant Sciences. . Encyclopedia.com. (September 24, 2017). http://www.encyclopedia.com/science/dictionaries-thesauruses-pictures-and-press-releases/radiation-ecology-0

"radiation ecology." A Dictionary of Plant Sciences. . Retrieved September 24, 2017 from Encyclopedia.com: http://www.encyclopedia.com/science/dictionaries-thesauruses-pictures-and-press-releases/radiation-ecology-0