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  • 1992 National Coastal Cleanup Results 

    Center for Marine Conservation (Center for Marine Conservation, 1993)
    This book reports the data collected in the United States during volunteer trash cleanup days. The type of trash picked up, what states participated, the number of volunteers, how much trash was collected and other statistics ...
  • Aquatic disposal field investigations Galveston, Texas, offshore disposal site. Appendix A: investigation of the hydraulic regime and physical nature of sedimentation 

    Estes, E.L. and Scrudato, R.J. (U.S. Army Engineer, Waterways Experiment Station, 1977)
    This report presents the results of a multifaceted investigation of the geological processes of deposition, erosion, and transport of dredged material within the area of the Galveston offshore Dredged Material Disposal ...
  • A Citizen's Guide to Plastics in the Ocean: More than a litter problem. 3rd edition. 

    Center for Marine Conservation (Center for Marine Conservation, 1988)
    This book is the third edition. Author Kathryn J. O'Hara, a biologist and Director of Marine Debris and Entanglement Programs at the Center for Marine Conservation, has written and overview of the problems that plastic ...
  • A citizen's guide to plastics in the ocean: more than a litter problem. 1st edition 

    Center for Marine Conservation (Center for Environmental Education, 1988)
    This book is the first edition. Author Kathryn J. O'Hara, a biologist and Director of Marine Debris and Entanglement Programs at the Center for Marine Conservation, has written and overview of the problems that plastic ...
  • A citizen's guide to plastics in the ocean: more than a litter problem. 2nd edition. 

    Center for Marine Conservation (Center for Marine Conservation, 1988)
    This book is the second edition. Author Kathryn J. O'Hara, a biologist and Director of Marine Debris and Entanglement Programs at the Center for Marine Conservation, has written and overview of the problems that plastic ...
  • Dealing with Annex V: reference guide for ports 

    Recht, Fran (U.S. Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Marine Fisheries Service, 1988)
    This report discusses the methods and costs involved with the disposal of plastics and other refuse at docking facilities. It discusses the organization of a marine debris program, an advisory group, refuse reception ...
  • Dredged Material Ocean Dumping Reference Document 

    United States Environmental Protection Agency Office of Water (United States Environmental Protection Agency, 1992-09)
    The purpose of this document is to compile an annotated bibliography of essential and secondary policy and technical dredged material reference documents that can be cited by EPA Headquarters and Regional personnel. This ...
  • Factors influencing the survival of enteric micro-organisms in the sea: an overview 

    Mitchell, R.; Chamberlain, C. (Pergamon Press, 1974)
    Within the last 25 years, researchers from a variety of disciplines have attempted to unravel the complex problem presented by the rapid decline of enteric microbial populations in the sea. Investigation of this problem ...
  • Plastics and Marine Debris. Solutions through Education. 

    The Society of the Plastics Industry, Inc. (The Society of the Plastics Industry, Inc., 1990)
    This report concerns the plastic industry's response to MARPOL ratification (Annex V). It includes the SPI Policy Statement on Marine Debris. The report consists of various advertisements discouraging the use/discard of ...
  • Plastics and marine debris: solutions through education 

    (The Society of the Plastics Industry, Inc., 1989)
    This report concerns the plastic industry's response to MARPOL ratification (Annex V). It includes the SPI Policy Statement on Marine Debris. The report consists of various advertisements discouraging the use/discard of ...
  • Port community information bulletin 6-88 

    U.S. Coast Guard, Marine Safety Office (U.S. Coast Guard, Marine Safety Office, 1989)
    This document contains an enclosure titled the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking which is the implementation of Annex V of MARPOL 73/78. This enclosure discusses the prohibition of disposal of any plastic material into the ...
  • Report of the interagency task force on persistent marine debris 

    Interagency Task Force on Persistent Marine Debris (Office of Domestic Policy, Marine Mammal Commision, 1988)
    This report discusses the problems with the use of petro-chemical compounds in the form of plastics. It lists the sources and types of marine debris, and programs and groups involved with the prevention of plastics ...