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Research into bioremediation of oil spills in tropical Australia

This is the executive summary of a report that was produced by the Australian Institute of Marine Science and AEA Technology, United Kingdom on 21 July 1999.
With particular emphasis on oiled mangrove and salt marsh habitat
21 July 1999

This report results from a three-year project (1995-1998) which assessed short term effects of commonly transported oils and in situ bioremediation on tropical Australian mangrove and salt marsh habitats. Bioremediation strategies were developed from laboratory, mesocosm and preliminary field studies.

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Australian Institute of Marine Science and AEA Technology, United Kingdom

Last Updated: 

15 January 2019