Accession Number : AD0779014

Title :   The Effects of Herbicides in South Vietnam. Part B. Working Papers: Effects of Mangrove Defoliation on the Estuarine Ecology and Fisheries of South Vietnam,

Corporate Author : NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES-NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : De Sylva, Donald P. ; Michel, Harding B.

Report Date : FEB 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 128

Abstract : The report is a summary of biological and hydrological collections made in the tropical mangrove ecosystem of South Vietnam. An evaluation is made of the interrelationships of the food web within the ecosystem in the defoliated and nondefoliated areas.

Descriptors :   *HERBICIDES, *SOUTH VIETNAM, *ECOLOGY, *DEFOLIATION, ESTUARIES, FORESTS, TREES, AQUATIC ANIMALS, COASTAL REGIONS, SOIL STABILIZATION, FISHES, CHEMICAL AGENTS, SAMPLING, FOOD, SALINITY, SEASONAL VARIATIONS, STATISTICAL DATA, CORRELATION TECHNIQUES.

Subject Categories : Pesticides Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE