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  • Comprehensive study of a heavy fuel oil spill : modeling and analytical approaches to understanding environmental weathering 

    Lemkau, Karin L. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 2012-06)
    Driven by increasingly heavy oil reserves and more efficient refining technologies, use of heavy fuel oils for power generation is rising. Unlike other refined products and crude oils, a large portion of these heavy oils ...
  • 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 ...
  • The West Falmouth oil spill : persistence of the pollution eight months after the accident 

    Blumer, M.; Sass, J.; Souza, G.; Sanders, Howard L.; Grassle, J. Frederick; Hampson, George R. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1970-09)
    A spill of 650,000-700,000 liters of #2 fuel oil has contaminated the coastal areas of Buzzards Bay, Mass. The present report summarizes the results of our continuing chemical and biological study which were available at ...