Long-Term Environmental Effects of Offshore Oil and Gas Development

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INDEX

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Abnormalities
cytological, 369, 371, 372
developmental, 369, 371, 372, 382, 491, 598
energetic, 38
morphological, 369, 371, 372
Accumulation
contaminants, of, 44
drill cuttings, of, 23, 29, 250, 255
drilling discharges, of, 29, 250, 255
net, 254, 255, 272
pollutants in sediments, of, 250, 255
Acute toxicity, 18, 187, 385
animals, 375
comparative, 372, 379
developmental stages, 375
extrinsic factors, 377
macroalgae, 374
phytoplankton, 374
temperature effects, 357, 379
Adsorption
hydrocarbons on suspended particles, of, 181, 182, 193, 195, 478, 499
pollutants, of, 234, 236, 242
Aggregates, 267
Aggregations, 621, 623
Aircraft, 555, 556
Alabama, 26, 641
Alaska, 13, 19, 22, 27, 33, 37, 41, 49, 61, 66, 70, 120, 133, 414, 454, 542, 627
Alaska Current, 120, 122, 124
Alaska Peninsula, 57, 124, 126, 643
Alaskan Arctic, continental shelf environments, 78, 84, 87, 89, 128, 133
Alaskan Coastal Water, 121, 122, 124, 125, 128
Alcids, 33, 41, 47, 553
Aleutian Islands, 57, 69, 120, 124, 125, 126, 643
Aleutian Low, 121, 125
Algae, 290, 291, 415
Alicyclics, 288, 298, 300, 305, 306
Aliphatics, 166, 245, 263, 288, 294, 296, 355, 448
Alkanes, 165, 167, 242, 244, 297, 305, 306, 310, 315, 316, 318, 321, 355, 356, 435, 445, 474, 514
Alkenes, 165, 244, 297
Alkylaromatics, 303, 512
Alkylbenzenes, 356, 359
Alkylnaphthalenes, 346, 355, 356, 358, 359
Allochthonous sediments, 76, 78, 110, 134
Amoco Cadiz spill, 259, 262, 313, 326, 327, 385, 415, 420, 422, 426, 452, 540, 553, 565
Anadromous fishes, 20, 27, 29, 49, 133, 624, 643
Anaerobic conditions, 295, 312, 314, 327
Anaerobic sediments, 20, 21, 262, 312, 314, 320
Analysis of variance, 660
Anthracene, 302, 355
Anthropogenic hydrocarbons, 242, 244
Antifouling devices, 153, 474, 475
Apalachicola Bay, 103
Arctic environments, 16, 27, 29, 57, 61, 69, 72, 152, 169, 311, 312, 323, 541
Argo Merchant spill, 328, 419, 420
Aromatics, 15, 20, 22, 29, 32, 36, 42, 46, 165, 166, 186, 194, 210, 288, 292, 300, 303, 305, 306, 308, 356, 369, 413, 416, 435, 445, 448, 450, 451, 474, 480, 487, 510, 513
acute toxicity, 372, 379

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