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Uploaded on Saturday 25 Feb 2012
Ground deposition of 137Cs after the Chernobyl accident
Philippe Rekacewicz, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
The Chernobyl nuclear accident was a devasting catastrophe with effects measurable over a huge distance. This map shows areas that have elevated levels of cesium 137 in Nordic area, in the years after the Chernobyl accident.