1992 national coastal cleanup results by Karen L. Hodge

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Published by Center for Marine Conservation in Washington, DC (1725 DeSales St., NW, Suite 500, Washington, D.C. 20036) .

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  • Marine pollution.,
  • Marine debris.,
  • Waste disposal in the ocean.

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Other titlesNational coastal cleanup results.
Statementwritten by Karen L. Hodge, Julie Glen and Donna Lewis ; edited by Rose Bierce, Kathy O"Hara.
ContributionsGlen, Julie., Lewis, Donna., Center for Marine Conservation.
The Physical Object
Pagination336 p. :
Number of Pages336
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16044707M

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