Oil slick in the inshore waters to the north of Cochin Port Channel

Kaladharan, P and Pillai, V K and Koya, K P Said and Leelabhai, K S and Palaniswamy, N (1999) Oil slick in the inshore waters to the north of Cochin Port Channel. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 161. pp. 16-17.


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The oil samples resembles that of Gulf crude oil and was not seen in Fort Cochin area south of the fairway channel, the oil slick might have caused extensive damage to the intertidal organisms including bivalve spat populations attached to the granite wall constructed to check sea erosion. Strict enforcement of preventive measures is recommended against such oil spillage.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Oil slick; Cochin Port Channel; pollution
Subjects: Marine Environment > Marine Pollution
Divisions: CMFRI-Veraval
Depositing User: Users 137 not found.
Date Deposited: 18 Sep 2010 05:44
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:26
URI: http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/id/eprint/4159

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