Accession Number : AD0739533

Title :   The Effects of Waste Disposal in the New York Bight. Section 3. Zooplankton Studies.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.

Corporate Author : NATIONAL MARINE FISHERIES SERVICE HIGHLANDS N J SANDY HOOK LAB

Report Date : FEB 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 118

Abstract : The report describes results of studies conducted to obtain data to assess the effects of waste disposal on the marine environment of the New York Bight. The report concerns zooplankton studies including distribution, seasonal occurrence and vertical migration of zooplankton populations in the dumping grounds. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*MARINE BIOLOGY, *WATER POLLUTION), (*OCEANS, WATER POLLUTION), (*PLANKTON, WATER POLLUTION), ATLANTIC OCEAN, WASTES(INDUSTRIAL), ECOLOGY, ACIDS, DISPOSAL

Subject Categories : Biological Oceanography
      Water Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE