Coping With an Oiled Sea Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Coping With an Oiled Sea
  • Series Title Background paper

Creator

  • Author: United States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment.
    Creator Type: Organization

Publisher

  • Name: United States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment.
    Place of Publication: [Washington D.C.]

Date

  • Creation: 1990-03

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: In the aftermath of the Exxon Valdez oil spill in Alaska in March, 1989, a myriad of investigations were initiated to evaluate the causes of that accident and to propose remedies. The Office of Technology Assessment was asked to study the Nation’s oil spill clean-up capabilities and to assess the technologies for responding to such catastrophic spills in the future.
  • Physical Description: 74 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.

Subject

  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Oil pollution of the sea.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Oil spills -- United States.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Oil spills -- Government policy -- Europe.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Environmental protection -- Technological innovations.

Primary Source

  • Item is not a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States

Collection

  • Name: Office of Technology Assessment
    Code: OTA

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Report

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • Accession or Local Control No: 9011
  • SuDoc Number: Y 3.T 22/2:2 OI 5/10
  • UNT Catalog No.: b3148358
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc39968

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