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Accession Number PB2014-100356
Title Marine Debris of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands: Ghost Net Identification.
Publication Date 2005
Media Count 31p
Personal Author C. A. Kistner M. A. Timmers M. J. Donohue
Abstract A successful and novel multi-agency marine debris removal program, focusing on the underwater removal of derelict fishing gear, has been conducted in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands (NWHI) from 1998-2004 (Donohue 2003). The NWHI are the islands, atolls, ...
Keywords Aquatic ecosystems
Coral reefs
Ghost nets
Marine debris
Marine pollution
Northwestern Hawaiian Islands(NWHI)
Pollution control
Synthetic materials
Water pollution

Source Agency National Marine Fisheries Service
NTIS Subject Category 47F - Oceanographic Vessels, Instruments, & Platforms
47B - Dynamic Oceanography
68D - Water Pollution & Control
68C - Solid Wastes Pollution & Control
71I - Fibers & Textiles
Corporate Author National Marine Fisheries Service, Honolulu, HI.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1403
Contract Number N/A

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