Effects of log dumping and rafting on the marine environment of southeast Alaska by Bruce Pease Download PDF EPUB FB2
Fide in the water at varying distances from log dumping, log rafting, and control sites. 2) To determine the effects of log dumping and rafting on benthic organisms in Southeast Alaska by making a comparative survey of the kinds and relative abundances of benthic organisms associated with log dumping, log rafting, and control sites.
Get this from a library. Effects of log dumping and rafting on the marine environment of southeast Alaska: final report for period July 1, Aug [Bruce Pease; Pacific Northwest Forest and Range Experiment Station (Portland, Or.); University of Washington.
Fisheries Research Institute.] -- "The extent of water-dependent log handling and storage facilities in. Effects of log dumping and rafting on the marine environment of southeast Alaska: final report for period July 1, Aug by Bruce Pease (Book) 3 editions published in in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide.
of the environmental affects of log transfer and rafting in Southeast Alaska. Pease () Pease () found that BOD in bark debris is greater than that in surrounding sediment, and decreases.
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differences in intensity of aquatic and marine log transportation are discussed for Oregon, Washington, British Columbia, southeastern Alaska, Idaho, Montana, and California, to provide perspective on the volume of logs transported and arealCited by: Effects of log dumping and rafting on the marine environment of Southeast Alaska.
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environmental and social consequences, including effects of the roads, infrastructure and activities of oil exploration and production on the terrain, plants, animals and peoples of the North Slope and the adjacent marine environment.
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