Accession Number:

AD0739537

Title:

The Effects of Waste Disposal in the New York Bight. Section 7. Conclusions.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

NATIONAL MARINE FISHERIES SERVICE HIGHLANDS N J SANDY HOOK LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1972-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

15.0

Abstract:

The report presents the conclusions to a study on the disposal of dredging spoils and sewage sludges on the marine environment in the New York Bight. The report discusses the build up of heavy metals, coliform bacteria, spreading of wastes, and effects on marine animals.

Subject Categories:

  • Biological Oceanography
  • Water Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE