Sources of oil pollution in the Mediterranean Sea are discussed and an attempt is made to evaluate the input, taking into account the general characteristics of oil transportation in this area. The oil pollution situation and its consequences for the marine environment are examined. Finally, remedial solutions and planned measures are considered, with particular reference to the United Nations Environmental Program Action Plan.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Royal Swedish Academy of Science

    Universitetsforlaget, P.O. Box 307, Blindern
    Oslo 3,   Norway 
  • Authors:
    • Le Lourd, P
  • Publication Date: 1977

Media Info

  • Serial:
    • Ambio
    • Volume: 6
    • Issue Number: 6
    • Publisher: Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00176861
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 14 1978 12:00AM