Plants and animals in an environment. Some of these plants and animals might be sources of food, clothing, or medicines for people.

Source: ATSDR  Glossary of Terms

The term "biota" was found in the following pages:

Cyclic volatile methylsiloxanes in archived German freshwater fish samples covering a period of two decades | EVISA's News
Journals database: Environmental Pollutants and Bioavailability
Directory of scientists: Robert P. Mason
ICMGP 11: International Conference on Mercury as a Global Pollutant | EVISA's Agenda of Events
Directory of scientists: Jérôme F.L. Duval
Toxic Mercury in Aquatic Life Could Spike due to Climate Change | EVISA's News
Man made mercury pollution is reaching even deep ocean organisms | EVISA's News
Link database: USA: New England Interstate Water Pollution Control Commission: Mercury research
Mercury contaminated freshwater fish from the NE United States: Where comes the mercury from ? | EVISA's News
Journals database: Marine Ecology
New certified reference materials for the quality control of arsenic speciation in food products and biota | EVISA's News
ICCE 2013: 14th EuCheMS International Conference on Chemistry and the Environment | EVISA's Agenda of Events
Journals database: Environmental Forensics
BioMetals 2020: 12th International Biometals Symposium | EVISA's Agenda of Events
Link database: Princeton University: Mercury Cycling and Methylation
Biometals 2016: 10th International Biometals Symposium | EVISA's Agenda of Events
Journals database: Trends in Environmental Analytical Chemistry
BioMetals 2018: 11th International Biometals Symposium | EVISA's Agenda of Events
Mercury isotope ratio measurements of methylmercury in fish | EVISA's News
TBT from antifouling paint is still endangering marine life, says WWF | EVISA's News