Papers presented at a symposium held in Georgetown, S.C., Nov. 14-17, 1973, and sponsored by the Environmental Protection Agency and the Belle W. Baruch Institute for Marine Biology and Coastal Research, University of South Carolina. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Some biological concerns in heavy metals pollution / Michael Waldichuk -- Enzyme responses to metals in fish / Eugene Jackim -- Effects of silver on oxygen consumption of bivalves at various salinities / Frederick P. Thurberg, Anthony Calabrese, and Margaret A. Dawson -- The cycling of zinc in the Newport River estuary, North Carolina / Douglas A. Wolfe -- Methyl mercury and inorganic mercury : uptake, distribution, and effect on osmoregulatory mechanisms in fishes / J. Larry Renfro [and others] -- Adaptation of an estuarine polychaete to sediments containing high concentrations of heavy metals / G.W. Bryan -- Implications of pesticide residues in the coastal environment / Thomas W. Duke and David P. Dumas -- Renal handling of DDA by the southern flounder / John B. Pritchard -- Behavioral effects of dieldrin upon the fiddler crab, Uca pugilator / Marian L. Klein and Jeffrey L. Lincer -- Osmotic and ionic regulation in decapod crustacea exposed to methoxychlor / Richard S. Caldwell -- Effects of organophosphate pesticides on adult oysters (Crassostrea virginica) / M.R. Tripp -- Effects of exposure to a subacute concentration of parathion on the interaction between chemoreception and water flow in fish / H. Kleerekoper -- The sources, fates and effects of oil in the seas / D.G. Ahearn -- Effects of benzene (a water soluble-component of crude oil) on eggs and larvae og Pacific herring and northern anchovy / Jeannette W. Struhsaker, Maxwell B. Eldridge, and Tina Echeverria -- The effects of oil on estuarine animals : toxicity, uptake and depuration, respiration / J.W. Anderson [and others] -- The acute effects of empire mix crude oil on enzymes in oysters, shrimp and mullet / James R. Heintz [and others] -- Hydrocarbons in shellfish chronically exposed to low levels of fuel oil / John J. Stegeman -- The effect of cold seawater extracts of oil fractions upon the blue mussel, Mytilus edulis / A. Dunning and C.W. Major -- Spin-labeling a living tissue : a method for investigating pollutant-host interaction / William T. Roubal -- Multiple environmental factor effects on physiology and behavior of the fiddler crab / Winona B. Vernberg, Patricia J. DeCoursey, and James O'Hara -- Some physiological consequences of polychlorinated biphenyl- and salinity-stress in penaeid shrimp / D.R. Nimmo and L.H. Bahner -- The effect of copper and cadmium on the development of Tigriopus japonicus / Anthony D'Agostino and Colin Finney -- Synergistic effects of three heavy metals on growth rates of a marine ciliate protozoan / John S. Gray.