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Main Title Studies of effects of thermal pollution in Biscayne Bay, Florida /
Author Roessler, M. A. ; Roessler, Martin A.
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Author Title of a Work
Tabb, Durbin C.
Tabb, Durbin Creighton
CORP Author Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences, Miami, Fla.;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, D.C. Office of Research and Development.
Publisher Office of Research and Development, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, For sale by the Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office
Year Published 1974
Report Number EPA-660/3-74-014; FWPCA-WP-0135-01A; EPA-18080-DFU
Stock Number PB-239 328
OCLC Number 01188220
Subjects Thermal pollution of rivers, lakes, etc.--Florida--Biscayne Bay. ; Steam power plants--Waste disposal--Environmental aspects. ; Estuarine pollution--Florida--Biscayne Bay. ; Fishes--Effect of water pollution on. ; Atlantic Ocean--Biscayne Bay.
Additional Subjects Thermal pollution ; Biscayne Bay ; Florida ; Invertebrates ; Fishes ; Temperature measurement ; Electric power plants ; Damage ; Salinity ; Heat tolerance ; Sampling ; Abundance ; Tables(Data)
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EJBD ARCHIVE EPA 660-3-74-014 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 06/25/2012
EJBD  EPA 660/3-74-014 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 01/13/2006
ELBD  EPA 660-3-74-014 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 12/18/1998
NTIS  PB-239 328 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 01/01/1988
Collation ix, 145 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm.
Abstract Field studies on the effects of thermal additions from the Florida Power & Light Company's discharge at Turkey Point have been conducted to determine the effects of this effluent on the macroinvertebrates and fishes of the area. Replicate samples with a 3 m (10 foot) otter trawl lined with .63 mm (1/4 in.) bar mesh were made monthly at 20 stations. Data on temperature, salinity and oxygen were collected during each sampling period. Additional chemical data were collected when opportunity existed. The experimental results suggest that maximum summer temperatures above 32C cause detrimental changes in the environment which are reversible in the winter while temperatures above 33C cause damage which does not recover during the cooler months.
Notes "August 1974." "Project officer, Tom Rousch, Ecological Processes & Effects Division, Environmental Protection Agency." U.S. G.P.O. sales statement incorrect in publication. Includes bibliographical references (pages 115-121). Prepared for Office of Research and Development, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Place Published Washington
Availability Notes Paper copy available from GPO.
Corporate Au Added Ent United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Research and Development.
PUB Date Free Form 1974.
Series Title Traced Ecological research series ; 1974, 14
Series Title Untraced Ecological research series ; EPA 660/3-74-014
BIB Level m
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
Merged OCLC records 78078125
OCLC Time Stamp 20060112115517
Language eng
Origin OCLC
OCLC Rec Leader 01451cam 2200337Ii 45020