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Exxon Valdez oil spill fate and effects in Alaskan waters

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Published by ASTM in Philadelphia, PA .
Written in English



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  • Exxon Valdez (Ship) -- Congresses,
  • Oil spills -- Environmental aspects -- Alaska -- Congresses,
  • Oil spills and wildlife -- Alaska -- Congresses

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Edition Notes

StatementPeter G. Wells, James N. Butler, and Jane Staveley Hughes, editors.
SeriesSTP ;, 1219, ASTM special technical publication ;, 1219.
ContributionsWells, P. G., Butler, James Newton., Hughes, Jane S., 1955-, Symposium on Environmental Toxicology and Risk Assessment (3rd : 1993 : Atlanta, Ga.)
LC ClassificationsQH545.O5 E95 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination955 p. :
Number of Pages955
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL792788M
ISBN 100803118961
LC Control Number95025366

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