Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 2021 Jul 7. Epub 2021 Jul 7.
Laboratório de Ictiologia Aplicada - LabPeixe, Universidade Vila Velha, Complexo Biopráticas, Av. José Dantas de Melo, 21, Boa Vista, Zip Code, Vila Velha, ES, 29102-770, Brazil.
The Fundão Dam collapsed, on November 5th, 2015, dumping more than 50 million/m of iron ore tailings, enriched with metals, into the Doce River channel. The objective of this study was to evaluate the reproductive biology and histological damage in Astyanax lacustris specimens exposed to the metals from the dam collapse. The study was carried out at Doce River, in Espírito Santo State, Brazil. Read More