Eville Gorham

1946 …2014
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Research interests

  • Peatland ecology and biogeochemistry
  • Global warming and peatland responses
  • Acidity of atmospheric precipitation and contributing environmental factors
  • Atmospheric chemical inputs, including acid rain, to oligotrophic ecosystems, especially bogs & lakes
  • Bioaccumulation of radioactive fallout
  • Chemical budgets
  • Chemistry of lake waters/sediments and wetland waters/peats in relation to controlling environmental factors
  • Effects of metal smelter pollution on aquatic and terrestrial ecosystems
  • Factors controlling the productivity of pure stands of sedges
  • Fossil pigments in lake sediments as indicators of productivity, evolution, eutrophication and sources of organic matter
  • History of ecology and biogeochemstry
  • Litterfall in forests
  • Morphometric properties of lakes and their influence on temperature and stratification
  • Paleological aspects of peatland ecology and biogeochemistry
  • Plant and soil chemistry
  • Respiratory disease relationships to the chemistry of polluted urban precipitation
  • Salmon embryogenesis in relation to temperatures
  • Stand density, above-ground biomass, and shoot size in pure stands of plants

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Research Output 1946 2014

Forum: Climate change on the right

Gorham, E., 2014, In : Issues in Science and Technology. 30, 4, p. 11-12 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Influences on My Research over Sixty-five Years

Gorham, E., 2014, In : Bulletin of the Ecological Society of America. 95, 1, p. 25-26 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Open Access

The scientific career of Eville Gorham

Morrow, P. & Gorham, E., 2013

Research output: Other contribution

Open Access

Letter to the editor: Climate change

Gorham, E., Nov 13 2012, Star Tribune.

Research output: Other contribution