Accession Number : AD0739535

Title :   The Effects of Waste Disposal in the New York Bight. Section 5. Chemical 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 : 189

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 chemical studies involving investigations of total organic carbon and distribution of certain abundant heavy metals in the bottom sediments. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*MARINE BIOLOGY, *WATER POLLUTION), (*OCEANS, WATER POLLUTION), (*OCEAN BOTTOM SAMPLING, WATER POLLUTION), ATLANTIC OCEAN, WASTES(SANITARY ENGINEERING), WASTES(INDUSTRIAL), CHEMICAL ANALYSIS, SAMPLING, METALS, SEDIMENTATION, ACIDS, COLORIMETRIC ANALYSIS, IRON, PHOSPHORUS, OXYGEN, NITRATES, DISPOSAL

Subject Categories : Biological Oceanography
      Water Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE