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RECORD NUMBER: 13 OF 39
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Effects of crude oil and some of its components on young coho and sockeye salmon /|
|Author||Morrow, James E. ; Morrow, James Edwin|
|Publisher||Office of Research and Development, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency : For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off.,|
|Subjects||Sockeye salmon--Effect of oil spills on--Alaska. ; Coho salmon--Effect of oil spills on--Alaska. ; Salmon--Alaska ; Fishes--Effect of water pollution on--Alaska|
|Collation||vi, 37 pages ; 27 cm.|
Includes bibliographical references (page 37).
Report of a study to determine the degree to which crude oil and other hydrocarbons would affect fishes (coho salmon (Oncorhynchus kisutch) and sockeye salmon (Oncorhyunchus nerka)) and the mechanisms by which the effects were brought about. Such information becomes essential as the threat of oil pollution increases with the discovery and transport of oil from Alaskas North Slope and Prudhoe Bay.