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WRRCTMR No.60 Analysis of Sand Samples from the Sand Island Sewer Outfall, Mamala Bay, O'ahu (Interim Progress Report)

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Title WRRCTMR No.60 Analysis of Sand Samples from the Sand Island Sewer Outfall, Mamala Bay, O'ahu (Interim Progress Report)
Creator Reed, S Arthur
Subject Chlorophyta coral annelids mollusks Hawaii marine analysis sand samples Foraminifera Ectoprocta Pinna semicostata Arthropoda Echinodermata sewage outfall Mamala Bay O'ahu Benthos -- Hawaii -- Oahu. Mollusks -- Effect of water pollution on. Ocean outfalls -- Environmental aspects -- Hawaii -- Oahu. Sewage disposal in the ocean -- Hawaii -- Oahu. Mamala Bay (Hawaii)
Description Sand grab samples were collected from nine locations at and around existing and proposed ocean sewage outfalls and at a control station. The preserved samples were analyzed for abundance of invertebrates. Stations in the vicinity of the existing outfall (12 m deep) were characterized by high abundance of annelid tube worms which grew in huge, densely packed clusters. Foraminifera and the green algae Halimeda sp. were absent or in relatively low abundance. In the vicinity of the proposed...
Date 1978-05
Type Report
Identifier Reed SA. 1978. Analysis of sand samples from the Sand Island sewage outfall, Mamala Bay, O'ahu (Interim Progress Report). Honolulu (HI): Water Resources Research Center, University of Hawaii at Manoa. WRRC technical memorandum report, 60. http://hdl.handle.net/10125/3248
Language en-US
Relation WRRC Technical Memorandum Report 60
Publisher Water Resources Research Center, University of Hawaii at Manoa

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