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Biological sampling equipment for the monitoring of waste sites

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Date Issued:
1983-11-15
Title: Biological sampling equipment for the monitoring of waste sites.
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Name(s): Czvekus, William E., creator
Type of Resource: text
Genre: Technical Report
Issuance: single unit
Date Issued: 1983-11-15
Publisher: Harbor Branch Foundation, Inc.
Place of Publication: Jupiter, Fla.
Physical Description: pdf[19 p.]
Language(s): English
English
Identifier: 3357461 (digitool), FADT3357461 (IID), fau:2654 (fedora)
Note(s): The disposal of radioactive wastes in the deep ocean will require detailed monitoring and, hence, the development of specialized tools for the collection of biological specimens which are extremely important in tracing radionuclide pathways. Certain biological organisms have an affinity for radionuclides which are absorbed into their bodies. Before further disposal of deep sea wastes, it is necessary to demonstrate the ability to sample the biological community of a disposal site and establish a baseline.
Florida Atlantic University Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute Technical Report #50
Subject(s): Radioactive wastes
Wastes in the ocean
Radionuclides
Persistent Link to This Record: http://purl.flvc.org/fcla/dt/3357461
Owner Institution: FAU

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