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Code of conduct for the prevention of pollution from small ships in marinas and anchorages in the Caribbean Region.
Seeks to encourage the implementation of a harmonized approach in the Caribbean Region for the prevention and control of marine pollution from small ships engaged in nautical tourism, and to promote the sustainable use of ...
Marine Mammals and Ocean Pollution
(Vazquez Mazzini, 2005)
Marine mammals are a biological group to bring a great information abour the levels of contaminants as a top predators of marine environment. Each species has a characteristic geographical distribution, trophic and ecological ...
Shell shape as indicator of pollution in marine gastropods affected by imposex
(Csiro Publishing, 2015-12)
Tributyltin (TBT) and other pollutants are present in Patagonia, and are associated with maritime traffic and human activities. Cause–effect relationship between TBT and imposex development in females of marine gastropods ...
Are Mussels Always the Best Bioindicators? Comparative Study on Biochemical Responses of Three Marine Invertebrate Species to Chronic Port Pollution
Bivalves have traditionally been considered good bioindicators due to their sensitivity to pollution, among other features. This characteristic is shared by several other non-bivalve species as well, though studies in this ...
Externalities of business entities from plastic pollution at Perhentian island, Malaysia
(Universidad del Zulia, 2020)
Bioindicators of Pollution in Marine Environments
(Nova Science Publishers, 2020)
World marine ecosystems are constantly impacted by anthropogenic activities, accumulating pollutants from the tropics to the poles. Physical, chemical, and biological stressors produced by industrial processes, intensive ...
Parasite infection and immune and health-state in wild fish exposed to marine pollution
Association between parasitism and immunity and health-state was investigated in wild Sebastes oculatus after having determined that pollution exposure is associated with altered immune and health-state parameters. Given ...
Shell shape as a biomarker of marine pollution historic increase
Buccinanops globulosus is a TBT sensitive marine gastropod, classified as a good indicator of imposex incidence and used as a model to study adverse contamination effects. Population and maritime industries has incremented ...
Consecuencias económicas de la prohibición del Plástico en Colombia
(Universidad Católica de ColombiaFacultad de Ciencias Económicas y AdministrativasBogotáEconomía, 2021)
El plástico es un material orgánico y que durante su fabricación son muchos los usos para obtener diferentes formas, además de su utilización económica para la industria y su bajo costo de fabricación, es inevitable no ...