by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office, U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English
|LC Classifications||KF27 .M474 1989|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||iii, 302 p. :|
|Number of Pages||302|
|LC Control Number||89603044|
The Pollution Of New York Harbor () Paperback – Septem by George Albert Soper (Author) See all 5 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ Author: George Albert Soper. Floatable pollution in the New Jersey-New York Harbor Complex [microform]: hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries, House of Representatives, One Hundred First Congress, first session. POLLUTION PREVENTION AND MANAGEMENT STRATEGIES FOR POLYCHLORINATED BIPHENYLS IN THE NEW YORK/NEW JERSEY HARBOR February by Marta Panero Susan Boehme Gabriela Muñoz New York Academy of Sciences New York, New YorkFile Size: KB. In Mark Kurlansky's wonderful book, The Big Oyster: History on the Half Shell we learn about the bivalve bounty that once existed off the shores of Manhattan. Kurlansnky writes, "By , New York was the undisputed capital of history's greatest oyster boom in Cited by:
New York-New Jersey Harbor & Estuary Program. The New York/New Jersey Harbor complex sits in a unique geographic as well as economic region. The natural diversity of this area is caused in part by the fact that it is nestled in the landward corner of the area known as the New York Bight. New York Harbor Complex UAA March 3 of 5 York Bay depended on attaining the coliform standard of most probable number (MPN) fecal coliforms per mL. At the time of the UAA, significant bacterial pollution was present in most of the metropolitan Hudson, especially below its confluence with the Harlem River. The. The Trash Free Waters Partnership is a group of New York and New Jersey stakeholders focused on reducing and eliminating plastic pollution. Rutgers University's Center for Urban Environmental Sustainability is supporting the efforts of NY/NJ Baykeeper in their mission to remove plastic materials from the Harbor Estuary's water bodies. Refuse pollution of seas and oceans is not visible and the effects are difficult to assess. Attention to this problem has emerged seriously only since the s. Floatable pollution in the New Jersey-New York Harbor complex, Floatable pollution in the New Jersey-New York Harbor complex (), pp. Cited by: 3.
It is illegal for boaters to discharge sewage within these waters. The illegal disposal of sewage elevates pollutant levels in New York’s waterways and threatens vital aquatic habitats. Instead, boaters must use one of 12 New York City pump out stations to dispose of their waste. Most floatable debris slicks that can impact the shores of New York and New Jersey are known to originate in the New York Harbor Complex. Thus, in order to effectively mitigate floatable debris slicks, the surveillance plan 2. Pollution in NYC. New York City is grappling to find solutions for its pollution problems. According to the American Lung Association, stricter soot controls could potentially save more than 3, 14 Minimum Bottom Dissolved Oxygen Values 33 for New Jersey and New York Bight Apex Perpendiculars, summers of through 15 Total Number of Slicks Observed in the 37 New York/New Jersey Harbor Complex May 15 - Septem , , , and 16 Total Number of Slicks Observed in the 39 New York/New Jersey Harbor Complex.