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Marine debris point source investigation

Marine debris point source investigation

Padre Island National Seashore, March 1994-September 1995

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Published by U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Minerals Management Service, Gulf of Mexico OCS Region in New Orleans, La .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Marine debris -- Texas -- Padre Island National Seashore,
  • Offshore oil industry -- Environmental aspects -- Texas -- Padre Island National Seashore,
  • Offshore gas industry -- Environmental aspects -- Texas -- Padre Island National Seashore

  • Edition Notes

    Statementauthors, John E. Miller, Darrell L. Echols ; prepared under Interagency Agreement no. 11957 with National Park Service, Padre Island National Seashore, Resources Management Division
    SeriesOCS study
    ContributionsEchols, Darrell L, United States. Minerals Management Service. Gulf of Mexico OCS Region, Padre Island National Seashore (Tex.). Resource Management Division
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationv, 31 p.
    Number of Pages31
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13624556M
    OCLC/WorldCa38069330

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    Marine Debris Also Harms Marine Habitat. In , NOAA's Marine Debris Program published a report Marine Debris Impacts on Coastal and Benthic Habitats. This report explores the impacts of marine debris as they affect coastal and ocean habitats, including sandy beaches, salt marshes, mangrove forests, coral reefs and hard bottom, seagrass. Nov 28,  · Marine debris (marine litter) is one of the most pervasive and solvable pollution problems plaguing the world’s oceans and waterways. Nets, food wrappers, cigarette filters, bottles, resin pellets, and other debris items can have serious impacts on wildlife, habitat, and human safety. Successful management of the problem requires a comprehensive understanding of both marine debris and Cited by:


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