Fate and effects of oil and dispersed oil
on mangrove ecosystems in Australia

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

Norman C. Duke
Kathryn A. Burns

Australian Institute of Marine Science and CRC Reef Research Centre

Final Report to the Australian Petroleum Production Exploration Association

12 June 1999

An environmental research project with the AUSTRALIAN PETROLEUM PRODUCTION ‘ EXPLORATION ASSOCIATION LIMITED (APPEA)

and the ENERGY RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION (ERDC)

Scientific research conducted under the direction of the COOPERATIVE RESEARCH CENTRE FOR ECOLOGICALLY SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT OF THE GREAT BARRIER REEF (Reef CRC)

and the AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE OF MARINE SCIENCE (AIMS)

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