Accession Number : AD0739534

Title :   The Effects of Waste Disposal in the New York Bight. Section 4. Finfish 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 : 27

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. It concerns finfish studies involving species distribution and relative abundance, feeding habits, and somatic effects and parasites of fish found in the area. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*MARINE BIOLOGY, *WATER POLLUTION), (*OCEANS, WATER POLLUTION), (*FISHES, WATER POLLUTION), ATLANTIC OCEAN, WASTES(SANITARY ENGINEERING), PARASITES, TOXICITY, WASTES(INDUSTRIAL), METALS, SAMPLING, ECOLOGY, DISPOSAL

Subject Categories : Biological Oceanography
      Water Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE