bDepartment of Polar Research and Documentation, Institute of Botany, Jagiellonian University, Kopernika 27, 31-501 Kraków, Poland
cDepartment of Ecotoxicology and Animal Physiology, Faculty of Biology and Environmental Protection, University of Silesia, Bankowa 9, 40-007 Katowice, Poland
*Corresponding author. Tel.: +48 12 663 36 47
Fig. S1 Post-smelting slag dump deposited in Ruda Śląska town (Upper Silesian Industrial Region, southern Poland) and studied lichen species growing on slag sinters: A – Candelariella aurella (scale 5 mm), B – Lecanora muralis (scale 5 mm), C – Lecidea fuscoatra (scale 3 cm), D – Stereocaulon nanodes (scale 1 cm)
Fig. S2 Ombrothermic diagram of the study area during the sampling period (prepared on the basis of data obtained from the nearest meteorological station, WMO index 12560)
Table S1 Overall mean value of element concentrations ( SD) in the thalli of lichen species (dry matter) collected from all slag sinters/reference materials along with concentrations of elements in corresponding substrates.