Accession Number : AD0785371

Title :   Environmental Survey of the Phoenix Island - Central Pacific Ocean.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH LAB KELLY AFB TEX

Personal Author(s) : Clegern,Robert W. ; TerMaath,Stephen G.

Report Date : AUG 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 348

Abstract : The purpose of this survey was to conduct an extensive biological and engineering study of Canton, Hull and Enderbury Islands of the Phoenix Group in order to provide environmental information to meet SAMSO operational requirements, to supplement the SAMSO/SAMTEC Candidate Environmental Statement concerning use of the islands, and to support joint United States-United Kingdom agreements concerning the protection of these islands.

Descriptors :   *Environmental protection, *Pacific Ocean Islands, *Air Force operations, Hydrology, Vegetation, Wildlife, Insects, Animals, Parasites, Birds, Solid wastes, Waste disposal, Oil spills, Aerial reconnaissance, Mapping, Water quality, Fishes

Subject Categories : Biology
      Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE