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    • Benz(a)anthracene in benthic marine environments : bioavailability, metabolism, and physiological effects on the polychaete Neries virens 

      McElroy, Anne Elizabeth (Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1985-02)
      The fate of [14C- 121 benz(a)anthracene (BA) was followed in benthic microcosm experiments in the presence and absence of the polychaete Nereis virens. In concert with chemical analysis of BA and its metabolites in all ...
    • Diversity and distribution of prokaryotes within a shallow-water pockmark field 

      Giovannelli, Donato; d'Errico, Giuseppe; Fiorentino, Federica; Fattorini, Daniele; Regoli, Francesco; Angeletti, Lorenzo; Bakran-Petricioli, Tatjana; Vetriani, Costantino; Yucel, Mustafa; Taviani, Marco; Manini, Elena (Frontiers Media, 2016-06-17)
      Pockmarks are crater-like depression on the seafloor associated with hydrocarbon ascent through muddy sediments in continental shelves around the world. In this study, we examine the diversity and distribution of benthic ...
    • Hydrocarbons, polychlorinated biphenyls, and DDE in mussels and oysters from the U.S. Coast - 1965-1978 - the mussel watch 

      Farrington, John W.; Risebrough, Robert W.; Parker, Patrick L.; Davis, Alan C.; De Lappe, Brock; Winters, Kenneth; Boatwright, Dan; Frew, Nelson M. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1982-10)
      Mytilus edulis, Mytilus californianus, Crassostrea virginica and Ostrea equestris were sampled at 90 to 100 stations around the United States coastline during each of three years- 1976, 1977, 1978. Data for concentrations ...
    • Volatile organic compounds in Narragansett Bay, Rhode Island 

      Wakeham, Stuart G.; Goodwin, Jeffrey T.; Davis, Alan C. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1982-08)
      Volatile organic compounds (VOC) have been determined in Narragansett Bay, Rhode Island, water samples as part of an investigation into the sources, fates, and transport of volatile organic compounds in estuarine and ...
    • The West Falmouth oil spill 

      Blumer, M.; Sass, J. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1972-04)
      A spill of 650,000 to 700,000 1iters of #2 fuel oil in Buzzards Bay, Mass., USA, on September 16, 1969, has severely polluted the coastal waters, the marshes, the offshore sediments and the shell fish resources of Falmouth ...