B Helander

Summary

Affiliation: Swedish Museum of Natural History
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The role of DDE, PCB, coplanar PCB and eggshell parameters for reproduction in the white-tailed sea eagle (Haliaeetus albicilla) in Sweden
    Björn Helander
    National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Ambio 31:386-403. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Using raptors as environmental sentinels: monitoring the white-tailed sea eagle Haliaeetus albicilla in Sweden
    Björn Helander
    Swedish Museum of Natural History, Department of Contaminant Research, Stockholm, Sweden
    Ambio 37:425-31. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Ingestion of lead from ammunition and lead concentrations in white-tailed sea eagles (Haliaeetus albicilla) in Sweden
    B Helander
    Department of Contaminant Research, Swedish Museum of Natural History, Box 50007, SE 104 05 Stockholm, Sweden
    Sci Total Environ 407:5555-63. 2009

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. ncbi request reprint The role of DDE, PCB, coplanar PCB and eggshell parameters for reproduction in the white-tailed sea eagle (Haliaeetus albicilla) in Sweden
    Björn Helander
    National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Ambio 31:386-403. 2002
    ..It is concluded that the major reason for depressed P during the study period was DDE, but that effects also from PCB were largely concealed by the effects from DDE...
  2. ncbi request reprint Using raptors as environmental sentinels: monitoring the white-tailed sea eagle Haliaeetus albicilla in Sweden
    Björn Helander
    Swedish Museum of Natural History, Department of Contaminant Research, Stockholm, Sweden
    Ambio 37:425-31. 2008
    ..The dramatic fall of white-tailed sea eagle reproduction under the influence of DDT and PCBs, and the subsequent rise following their ban, illustrates the usefulness of raptors like sea eagles as sentinels for environmental pollutants...
  3. doi request reprint Ingestion of lead from ammunition and lead concentrations in white-tailed sea eagles (Haliaeetus albicilla) in Sweden
    B Helander
    Department of Contaminant Research, Swedish Museum of Natural History, Box 50007, SE 104 05 Stockholm, Sweden
    Sci Total Environ 407:5555-63. 2009
    ..The removal of offal from shot game and alternatives to leaded ammunition needs to be implemented in order to prevent mortality from lead in raptors and scavengers...