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In this case, the management of the plants after harvest has also to be considered. Other remediation techniques are focused on reducing the transfer. Ploughing was considered to reduce the radiocaesium content in soil after a deposition by mixing the surface soil with that at different depth with lower content, thus diluting the deposited radiocaesium. In areas affected by the Chernobyl accident, the combination of ploughing and reseeding was effective to reduce the radiocaesium transfer (Camps et al.
All these facts enable to use ECM fungi as indicators of cumulative biogeochemical ﬂuxes of radiocaesium in terrestrial ecosystems and suggest that ECM fungi could participate in plant decontamination. However, only a few studies were concerned with the analysis of mycorrhizal fungi role in the transport of radiocaesium from soil to plants (Clint and Dighton 1992; Riesen and Brunner 1996). In these studies plants associated with ECM fungi had lower root and shoot Cs content as compared to nonmycorrhizal ones.
Thus, the direct influence of climatic conditions on the radiocaesium transfer seems to be minimal, but its indirect effect, through changes in soil and crop properties can be significant (IAEA 2010). However, in Mediterranean environments, in which there is an alternation between hot dry seasons (mainly summer) and cold wet seasons (mainly winter), the radiocaesium transfer to grass showed a seasonal dependence reflecting the variation of nutrient availability in each season (Baeza et al. 2001).