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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2004) 7 (1): 127–136.
Published: 01 January 2004
... . Green , J. and Trett , M. W. 1989 . The Fate and Effects of Oil in Freshwater , Essex : Elsevier Science Publishers . Halmann , M. 1995 . Photodegradation of Water Pollutants , Boca Raton, FL : CRC Press . Hatch , A. and Burton , G. A. Jr. 1998 . Effects of...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2006) 9 (2): 147–158.
Published: 01 July 2006
...A. T. Law; Y. S. Hii Straits of Malacca and South China Sea are vulnerable to oil pollution because of the huge amount of crude oil transported through these waters annually. The present level of oil pollution in these waters is between 150-300 μ g L − 1 in water and 70–100 mg kg − 1 in sediment...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2012) 15 (sup1): 7–13.
Published: 01 January 2012
... damage in the Gulf. The 1992 International Oil Pollution Compensation Conventions settle claims financially, but only for certain categories of oil spills. For example, aside from inherent difficulties of valuing ecosystem services and their losses, ecological damage from the time of injury to recovery...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2000) 3 (1): 137–161.
Published: 01 January 2000
... do not undermine the remarkable overall value of ecosystem service and natural capital, nor their importance in cost–benefit analysis. Our assessment of overall risk of coastal oil pollution in the project area combines probability of spillage (based on previous work), and a modified index of...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2007) 10 (3): 327–334.
Published: 14 September 2007
... melioration effort. Copyright © AEHMS 2007 Arabian Gulf oil pollution regeneration process The dynamics of wind and tidal fluctuations were responsible for the transport and accumulation of the oil in the intertidal zone during the 1991 Gulf War. The oil came ashore during high tides and was...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2013) 16 (3): 347–356.
Published: 01 July 2013
... levels of pollutants such as nutrients, oil and grease, ammonia, organic compounds and fecal coli, which form bacterial populations associated with degraded marine environmental conditions, among other adverse impacts. The elevated pollutant levels observed have degraded the quality of the marine...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2012) 15 (3): 253–259.
Published: 01 July 2012
... a narrow sense when treatment of a discrete event, such as an oil spill, is required; in this review, we consider the much wider applications of microbial technology as general, ongoing management tools. Prevention of pollution is very important, especially in the case of heavy metals or...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2008) 11 (2): 225–229.
Published: 06 June 2008
... directly or indirectly via streams. Untreated organic matter, oil and grease, heavy metal pollutants, persistent and recalcitrant synthetic materials have accumulated in certain inland waters and coastal areas. This has led to deterioration of aquatic and marine ecosystems, closure of beaches, occurrence...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2002) 5 (1): 95–110.
Published: 01 March 2002
... substances into the Danube basin. Depending on the type of industry, the effluent can contain heavy metals (smelt- ing, electroplating, chlorine production, tanneries, metal processing and so on), organic micro-pollutants (such as pulp and paper, chemicals, pharmaceuticals) or oil products and solvents (e.g...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2006) 9 (2): 137–145.
Published: 01 July 2006
... Malaysia. Oil and gas-related industries are developing rapidly along the east coast of Malaysia with most of the development located in the states of Pahang and Terengganu. The objective of this paper is to describe the status of pollution in the Malaysian aquatic environment with regards to metals...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2013) 16 (4): 454–464.
Published: 01 October 2013
... (thousands) and agricultural fields. The industrial establishments in the Ganga River basin include chemical, fertilizer and pharmaceutical industries, textile and paper mills, tanneries, oil refineries, electronics plants, etc. Leather industries near Kanpur are one of the major sources of pollution which...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2000) 3 (3): 301–316.
Published: 01 January 2000
..., hazardous waste landfill leachate, oil refinery waste water, fly ash leachate, sewage sludge treatment and deposition of construction and demolition waste (Fig. 1). A.-S. Wernersson et al. / Aquatic" Ecosystem Health and Management 3 (2000) 301-316 303 A f 4 ® // F , ~ ,~ ' ~ , , ~ . : ~" ~o ~ ~ , Y 4 ~6...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2000) 3 (4): 471–477.
Published: 01 January 2000
..., lateral branches and size of leaves) could be more correlated to the environmental condition (e.g. gradients of oil pollution). A maximum of 5.00 rather than 10.00) was used because other unstudied variables in the same area could affect the seedlings' growth. 3. Results and discussion R. mangle seedling...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2020) 23 (4): 436–444.
Published: 01 October 2020
... ecosystem, both from ecological and social–economic points of view. Water, sediments, and biota of this basin have been affected by a wide spectrum of anthropogenic pressures (among others, the most important steel factory in Europe, the largest Italian Navy shipyard, an oil refinery, and shipbuilding...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2001) 4 (2): 151–163.
Published: 01 June 2001
.... 319, 126-131. Short, J.W., Kvenvolden, K.A., Carlson, P.R., Hostettler, F.D., Rosenbauer, R.J., Wright, B.A., 1999. Natural hydrocarbon background in benthic sediments of Prince William Sound, Alaska: oil vs. coal. Environ. Sci. Technol. 33, 34-42. Urbas, E.R., Irha, N.I., Kirso, U.E., 1992...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2007) 10 (3): 335–340.
Published: 14 September 2007
... pollution Iraq Basrah Shatt Al-Arab River, Khor Al-Zubair and the Iraqi coastal waters are liable to contain small amounts of oil spills. Among expected sources are loading and transportation facilities, effluent discharges from oil refineries, atmospheric fall-out, etc. ( Al-Saad, 1995...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2014) 17 (4): 437–446.
Published: 02 October 2014
... IEAs deal with marine waters, and the focus has traditionally been on the ownership of natural and geological resources like fisheries, minerals and oil. More recent agreements, like those listed in Table 1 , are directed towards environmental management and pollution prevention. Negotiation...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (1999) 2 (1): 19–38.
Published: 01 January 1999
.... Sediment toxicity was positively correlated with the levels of heavy metals, mineral oil, hexachlorobenzene and/or endrin. It is concluded that the approach followed in this study can contribute to our understanding of the influence of chemical pollution on macroinvertebrate communities. © 1999 Published...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2007) 10 (3): 259–267.
Published: 14 September 2007
... stressors include pollution from oil exploration and production, petrochemical industries, sewage treatment plants, power and desalination plants, and loss of productive habitats and biodiversity as a result of coastal reclamation and destructive fishing practices ( Khan et al., 2002 ). As such, the Gulf...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2001) 4 (2): 165–173.
Published: 01 June 2001
...Mohamed Tawfic Ahmed; Naglaa Loutfy; Y. Youssof; E. El Shiekh; I. A Eissa Abstract Lake Temsah is the end point where some municipal, agricultural and industrial wastewaters are discharged. The lake is connected to the Suez Canal where large volumes of petroleum oil are passed from producing...