Soil bacterial diversity in the Zaamar mining area, Mongolia




mining soil, DNA sequencing technology, bacterial diversity


The bacterial diversity of the sample BM from the non-interacted mining area was significantly abundant compared to mining interacted samples. Nine phyla were dominant in the bacterial community structure. But in samples from the mining operation area sample VBKB-b and abandoned mining sample are VBKB-b, 3 phyla Firmicutes (59-66%), Actinobacteria (17.4-26.8%), Proteobacteria (11-14%) were dominant in the bacterial community.

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How to Cite

D. Narantuya, C. Battsetseg, and S. Naranjargal, “Soil bacterial diversity in the Zaamar mining area, Mongolia”, Proc. Inst. Biol., vol. 38, no. 1, pp. 134–153, Dec. 2022.