Accession Number : AD0724709

Title :   NUC Symposium on Environmental Preservation, 20-21 May 1970.

Corporate Author : NAVAL UNDERSEA RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER SAN DIEGO CALIF

Report Date : MAR 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 183

Abstract : ;Contents: Principles of evolution and the ecological crisis; Alternatives to overpopulation; Examples of San Diego noise climate; NUC's efforts toward an acceptable noise environment; Low-pollution automobile engine; Sea-surface slicks; Elephant seal and sea lion mortality on San Miguel Island; San Clemente Island as a site for pollution research; Ocean pollution by sunken ships; Potential hazards of non-degradable materials as an environmental pollutant; Pollution potential of drag-reducing polymers; Environmental surveillance, an essential safeguard against pollution; Environmental management - what can Navy science contribute.

Descriptors :   (*SYMPOSIA, *WATER POLLUTION), (*ECOLOGY, WATER POLLUTION), (*MARINE BIOLOGY, WATER POLLUTION), (*SEALS(MAMMALS), WATER POLLUTION), (*POLYMERS, *TOXICITY), MONITORS, OCEANS, CALIFORNIA, HAWAII, OCEAN CURRENTS, FISHES, HAZARDS, MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL

Subject Categories : Water Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE