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Published by EVOS Trustee Council in Anchorage, AK .
Written in English


  • Intertidal organisms -- Effect of oil spills on -- Alaska -- Pacific Coast,
  • Fishes -- Effect of oil spills on -- Alaska -- Pacific Coast,
  • Marine algae -- Effect of water pollution on -- Alaska -- Pacific Coast,
  • Algae -- Ecology -- Alaska -- Pacific Coast,
  • Intertidal ecology -- Alaska -- Pacific Coast,
  • Exxon Valdez Oil Spill, Alaska, 1989 -- Environmental aspects

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Edition Notes

Other titlesExxon Valdez oil spill state/federal natural resource damage assessment final report
StatementRaymond C. Highsmith ... [et al.].
ContributionsHighsmith, Raymond Carl., Exxon Valdez Oil Spill Trustee Council.
LC ClassificationsQH91.8.O4 C65 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationv. <1> :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24006823M
LC Control Number2009438415

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