FATE AND EFFECTS OF OIL IN THE SEA
Too much petroleum at any one time or at any one place can be detrimental to marine life and aesthetically unpleasant. It is therefore important to know how much petroleum enters the world's ocean waters each year and what the consequences are. This paper attempts to provide some answers.
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- Publication Date: 1978-12
- Pagination: 11 p.
- TRT Terms: Biodeterioration; Dispersers; Dynamics; Environmental impacts; Evaporation; Impacts; Oil spill cleanup; Oil spills; Prevention; Statistics; Toxicity
- Old TRIS Terms: Biological effects (Oil); Oil dispersal; Oil evaporation; Oil spill behavior; Oil spill contingency plans; Oil spill impact; Oil spill prevention; Oil spill statistics; Oil spreading dynamics
- Subject Areas: Data and Information Technology; Environment; Marine Transportation; Security and Emergencies;
- Accession Number: 00190073
- Record Type: Publication
- Source Agency: Exxon Corporation
- Files: TRIS
- Created Date: Apr 25 1979 12:00AM