Heikki Setälä

Summary

Affiliation: University of Helsinki
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Does urban vegetation mitigate air pollution in northern conditions?
    Heikki Setälä
    University of Helsinki, Department of Environmental Sciences, Niemenkatu 73, FIN 15140 Lahti, Finland Electronic address
    Environ Pollut 183:104-12. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Decomposition rate of organic substrates in relation to the species diversity of soil saprophytic fungi
    Heikki Setälä
    Department of Ecological and Environmental Sciences, University of Helsinki, Niemenkatu 73, 15140 Lahti, Finland
    Oecologia 139:98-107. 2004
  3. doi request reprint The fate of lead at abandoned and active shooting ranges in a boreal pine forest
    Salla Selonen
    Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Helsinki, Lahti, Finland
    Environ Toxicol Chem 31:2771-9. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Lead contamination of an old shooting range affecting the local ecosystem--A case study with a holistic approach
    Minna Liisa Rantalainen
    Department of Ecological and Environmental Sciences, University of Helsinki, Niemenkatu 73, FI 15140 Lahti, Finland
    Sci Total Environ 369:99-108. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Gaseous polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon concentrations are higher in urban forests than adjacent open areas during summer but not in winter--Exploratory study
    Viljami Viippola
    University of Helsinki, Department of Environmental Sciences, Niemenkatu 73, FI 15140, Lahti, Finland Electronic address
    Environ Pollut 208:233-40. 2016
  6. doi request reprint Soil microbial communities are shaped by vegetation type and park age in cities under cold climate
    Nan Hui
    Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Helsinki, Niemenkatu 73, 15140, Lahti, Finland
    Environ Microbiol . 2017
  7. doi request reprint Can the soil fauna of boreal forests recover from lead-derived stress in a shooting range area?
    Salla Selonen
    Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Helsinki, Niemenkatu 73, 15140, Lahti, Finland
    Ecotoxicology 23:437-48. 2014
  8. doi request reprint Nutrient leaching, soil pH and changes in microbial community increase with time in lead-contaminated boreal forest soil at a shooting range area
    Salla Selonen
    Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Helsinki, Niemenkatu 73, 15140, Lahti, Finland
    Environ Sci Pollut Res Int . 2016
  9. doi request reprint Soil processes and tree growth at shooting ranges in a boreal forest reflect contamination history and lead-induced changes in soil food webs
    Salla Selonen
    Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Helsinki, Niemenkatu 73, 15140 Lahti, Finland Electronic address
    Sci Total Environ 518:320-7. 2015
  10. doi request reprint Urban snow indicates pollution originating from road traffic
    Kirsi Kuoppamäki
    University of Helsinki, Department of Environmental Sciences, Niemenkatu 73, FIN 15140 Lahti, Finland Electronic address
    Environ Pollut 195:56-63. 2014

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Publications10

  1. doi request reprint Does urban vegetation mitigate air pollution in northern conditions?
    Heikki Setälä
    University of Helsinki, Department of Environmental Sciences, Niemenkatu 73, FIN 15140 Lahti, Finland Electronic address
    Environ Pollut 183:104-12. 2013
    ..Our results suggest that the ability of urban vegetation to remove air pollutants is minor in northern climates. ..
  2. ncbi request reprint Decomposition rate of organic substrates in relation to the species diversity of soil saprophytic fungi
    Heikki Setälä
    Department of Ecological and Environmental Sciences, University of Helsinki, Niemenkatu 73, 15140 Lahti, Finland
    Oecologia 139:98-107. 2004
    ..This diversity effect was, however, significant at the species-poor end of the diversity gradient only, which implies considerable functional equivalency (redundancy) among the decomposer fungi...
  3. doi request reprint The fate of lead at abandoned and active shooting ranges in a boreal pine forest
    Salla Selonen
    Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Helsinki, Lahti, Finland
    Environ Toxicol Chem 31:2771-9. 2012
    ..Deeper in the organic soil layer, weathering of Pb pellets enhanced Pb availability and leaching, indicating an increased risk of groundwater contamination over time at shooting sites located above aquifers...
  4. ncbi request reprint Lead contamination of an old shooting range affecting the local ecosystem--A case study with a holistic approach
    Minna Liisa Rantalainen
    Department of Ecological and Environmental Sciences, University of Helsinki, Niemenkatu 73, FI 15140 Lahti, Finland
    Sci Total Environ 369:99-108. 2006
    ..The relative importance of these factors and the mechanisms behind them will be investigated in forthcoming studies...
  5. doi request reprint Gaseous polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon concentrations are higher in urban forests than adjacent open areas during summer but not in winter--Exploratory study
    Viljami Viippola
    University of Helsinki, Department of Environmental Sciences, Niemenkatu 73, FI 15140, Lahti, Finland Electronic address
    Environ Pollut 208:233-40. 2016
    ..Results of this study imply that the commonly believed notion that trees unequivocally improve air quality does not apply to PAHs studied here. ..
  6. doi request reprint Soil microbial communities are shaped by vegetation type and park age in cities under cold climate
    Nan Hui
    Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Helsinki, Niemenkatu 73, 15140, Lahti, Finland
    Environ Microbiol . 2017
    ..This article is protected by copyright. All rights reserved...
  7. doi request reprint Can the soil fauna of boreal forests recover from lead-derived stress in a shooting range area?
    Salla Selonen
    Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Helsinki, Niemenkatu 73, 15140, Lahti, Finland
    Ecotoxicology 23:437-48. 2014
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  8. doi request reprint Nutrient leaching, soil pH and changes in microbial community increase with time in lead-contaminated boreal forest soil at a shooting range area
    Salla Selonen
    Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Helsinki, Niemenkatu 73, 15140, Lahti, Finland
    Environ Sci Pollut Res Int . 2016
    ..Furthermore, the risks of shooting-derived Pb to the environment increase with time...
  9. doi request reprint Soil processes and tree growth at shooting ranges in a boreal forest reflect contamination history and lead-induced changes in soil food webs
    Salla Selonen
    Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Helsinki, Niemenkatu 73, 15140 Lahti, Finland Electronic address
    Sci Total Environ 518:320-7. 2015
    ..However, despite multiple lead-induced changes throughout the ecosystem, the effects were rather weak, indicating high resistance of coniferous forest ecosystems to this type of stress...
  10. doi request reprint Urban snow indicates pollution originating from road traffic
    Kirsi Kuoppamäki
    University of Helsinki, Department of Environmental Sciences, Niemenkatu 73, FIN 15140 Lahti, Finland Electronic address
    Environ Pollut 195:56-63. 2014
    ..The deposition pattern of various traffic-derived pollutants--whether gaseous or particle-bound--was the same. Such information can be useful for the purposes of managing pollutants in urban areas...