Accession Number : AD0771764

Title :   Postattack Ecology.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : OAK RIDGE NATIONAL LAB TENN

Personal Author(s) : Auerbach,Stanley I. ; Dunaway,Paul B. ; Dahlman,Roger C.

Report Date : DEC 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 82

Abstract : The document contains final progress reports on a number of postattack radioecology studies at Oak Ridge National Laboratory dealing with aspects of the long-term effects of radiation and radionuclides. These studies included the effects of chronic and acute radiation on plants and animals; the behavior of 137Cs in a terrestrial ecosystem; and the retention of 54Mn and 60Co in field rodents. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Fallout, *Ecology, *Radiation effects, Soils, Plants(Botany), Dosimetry, Animals, Rodents, Dose rate, Radioactive isotopes

Subject Categories : Radioactiv, Radioactive Wastes & Fission Prod

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE