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WRRCTR No.132 Benthic Ecosystem and Fish Population off the Mokapu Outfall: A Second Postinstallation Ecological Study

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Title WRRCTR No.132 Benthic Ecosystem and Fish Population off the Mokapu Outfall: A Second Postinstallation Ecological Study
Creator Russo, Anthony R Dollar, Steven J Kay, E Alison
Subject fish populations coral mollusks marine algae effluent discharge (water) baseline surveys benthic fauna Hawaii micromollusks macroalgae Mokapu outfall Shannon-Wiener diversity index Morisita similarity index Sorensen similarity index Oahu Benthos -- Hawaii -- Oahu. Fish populations -- Hawaii -- Oahu. Marine animals -- Effect of water pollution on. Marine ecology -- Hawaii -- Oahu. Mokapu Peninsula (Hawaii) Ocean outfalls -- Environmental aspects -- Hawaii -- Oahu. Sewage disposal in the ocean -- Environmental aspects.
Description An ecological study of the benthic and fish populations at Mōkapu, O’ahu, Hawai’i was completed in the summer of 1979. This is the second post-installation study of the Mōkapu Outfall area since the commencement of effluent discharge in December 1977. An initial baseline survey was completed in 1975 (Russo et al. 1977, 1979). Data were obtained from five stations between Mōkapu Point on the northeastern tip of O’ahu to Alāla Point approximately 6 034 m (3.75 miles) south, at depths of 6 to 24...
Date 1980-05
Type Report
Identifier Russo AR, Dollar SJ, Kay EA. 1980. Benthic ecosystem and fish population off the Mokapu outfall: a second postinstallation ecological study. Honolulu (HI): Water Resources Research Center, University of Hawaii at Manoa. WRRC technical report, 132. http://hdl.handle.net/10125/2266
Language en-US
Relation WRRC Technical Report 132
Publisher Water Resources Research Center, University of Hawaii at Manoa

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