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Accession Number PB2013-103297
Title Biological Resource Assessment of the Fagatele Bay National Marine Sanctuary.
Publication Date Aug 1987
Media Count 249p
Personal Author B. Smith C. E. Birkeland R. C. Wass R. H. Randall S. Wilkens
Abstract A quantitative assessment of the biological resources of Fagatele Bay National Marine Sanctuary, American Samoa, was undertaken in order to provide a baseline against which changes in time could be examined rigorously. Six permanent transects were establi ...
Keywords Aquatic habitats
Aquatic invertebrates
Biological resources
Coral diseases
Fagatele Bay
Human influences
National marine sanctuaries
Natural resources

Source Agency National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
United States Fish and Wildlife Service
NTIS Subject Category 47D - Biological Oceanography
48B - Natural Resource Management
47H - Underwater Construction & Habitats
Corporate Author Guam Univ., Agana. Marine Lab.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note Technical memo.
NTIS Issue Number 1306
Contract Number NOAA-40AANC502438

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