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Main Title Ocean discharge criteria evaluation, Diapir field, OCS lease sale 71 /
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ; Jones & Stokes Associates,
Year Published 1983
OCLC Number 77659871
Subjects Petroleum--Prospecting--Environmental aspects--Beaufort Sea ; Natural gas--Prospecting--Environmental aspects--Beaufort Sea ; Marine organisms--Effect of water pollution on--Beaufort Sea ; Coastal organisms--Effect of pollution on--Alaska--North Slope ; Offshore oil well drilling--Environmental aspects--Beaufort Sea ; Drilling muds--Environmental aspects--Beaufort Sea ; National Petroleum Reserve (Alaska)
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ESAD  EPA 1633 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 12/29/2014
Edition Final.
Collation 175 p. : ill., maps ; 28 cm.
Cover title. "March 21, 1983." Final report. Includes bibliographical references (p. 147-160).
Contents Notes
"Evaluates the impacts of waste discharges as provided for by the general [National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System] permit proposed for offshore oil and gas exploration in the Diapir Field"--P. 3. Composition and quantities of materials discharged -- Transport and persistence of materials discharged -- Toxicity and bioaccumulation potential of drilling fluids for Alaskan marine organisms -- Composition and vulnerability of biological communities -- Commercial, recreation and subsistence harvests -- Coastal sone management and special aquatic sites -- Marine water quality criteria -- A comparison of available drilling fluid toxicity and bioaccumulation data for Alaskan species and all species -- Drilling fluid metal accumulation study results.