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Main Title Oil on the sea; proceedings of a symposium on the scientific and engineering aspects of oil pollution of the sea.
Author Hoult, David P.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Hoult, David P.,
CORP Author Massachusetts Institute of Technology.; Woods Hole, Mass. Oceanographic Institution.
Publisher Plenum Press,
Year Published 1969
OCLC Number 00071619
Subjects Oil pollution of the sea--Congresses ; Biologia Aquatica ; Poluicao Marinha ; Dâeversements de pâetrole--Congráes ; Mer--Pollution par les hydrocarbures--Congráes
Additional Subjects Oil pollution of the sea--Congresses
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJBM  GC1080.O36 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 01/01/1988
EKCM  GC1080.O36 CEMM/GEMMD Library/Gulf Breeze,FL 07/27/2015
ERAM  GC1080.O36 Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 01/01/1988
Collation vii, 114 pages illustrations (some color) 24 cm.
"Sponsored by Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution and held at Cambridge, Massachusetts, May 16, 1969." Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Notes
Effects of "Torrey Canyon" pollution on marine life / Norman A. Holme -- Oil pollution of the ocean / Max Blumer -- The Santa Barbara oil spill / Robert W. Holmes -- The role of chemical dispersants in oil cleanup / Gerard P. Canevari -- The spread of oil slicks on a calm sea / James A. Fay -- Containment and collection devices for oil slicks / David P. Hoult -- Removal of floating oil slicks by the controlled combustion technique / Paul R. Tully -- Oil transportation by sea / R.F. Cooke -- The role of the federal government in controlling oil pollution at sea / Max N. Edwards.