Accession Number:

ADA148327

Title:

Compilation of Annual Reports of the Navy ELF (Extremely Low Frequency) Communications System Ecological Monitoring Program (1983). Volume 2. Tabs F-J.

Descriptive Note:

Annual progress rept. Nov 82-Dec 83,

Corporate Author:

IIT RESEARCH INST CHICAGO IL

Report Date:

1984-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

576.0

Abstract:

A long-term program of studying ELF electromagnetic influences on ecosystems in northwestern Wisconsin and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan is being conducted. Selection of study sites, monitoring protocols, and analytical methods were initiated in 1982. Data collection was initiated in 1983. Progress is described for studying the terrestrial, aquatic, and wetland ecosystems for the 10 projects comprising the ecological monitoring program. The 10 projects contain Herbaceous Plant Cover and Tree Studies Litter Decomposition and Microflora The Effects of Exposing the Slime Mold Physarum polycephalum Soil Amoeba Soil and Litter Arthropoda and Earthworm Studies Biological Studies on Pollinating Insects Megachilid Bees Small Vertebrates Small Mammals and Nesting Birds Aquatic Ecosystems Wetland Studies Field Studies of Effects of ELF on Migrating Birds.

Subject Categories:

  • Radiofrequency Wave Propagation

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE