Funding for this research was provided by:
Unitatea Executiva pentru Finantarea Invatamantului Superior, a Cercetarii, Dezvoltarii si Inovarii (COFUND-JPI-EC-AMR-ARMIS)
Romanian Executive Agency for Higher Education, Research, Development and Inovation (PNIII-P4-ID-PCCF-2016-0114.)
Received: 12 March 2020
Accepted: 18 January 2021
First Online: 26 January 2021
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The water sampling campaigned was performed with the permission of the custodian of the Balta Albă - Amara - Jirlău - Lacul Sărat Câineni Situs (ROSCI0005) (within the Natura 2000 site) and Maximilian Buzău Association permission – ing. Dobre Dumitru and respecting the ’’Habitats’’ Directive 92/43/EEC, the Government Emergency Ordinance no. 57/2007 on the regime of natural protected areas, conservation of natural habitats, wild flora and fauna, approved with amendments and supplements by Law no. 49/2011 (ExternalRef removed).
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: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.