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3rd International Conference 1987

"Lake, River and Coastal Pollution
an it be Contained?"


plus postage: Ireland - 2.60

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Welcoming Address
Matt Murphy, Director, Sherkin Island Marine Station

Opening Speech
Mr. Padraig Flynn, T.D., Minister for the Environment, Department of the Environment, Dublin, Ireland.

"The Ecosystems Approach to Pollution in the Great Lakes"
Dr. J.R. Vallentyne, Senior Scientist, Great Lakes Laboratory of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Canada Centre for Inland Waters, Burlington, Ontario, Canada.

"Freshwater Pollution in Ireland - Does it Present a Problem?"
Dr. Paul Toner, Water Resources Division, An Foras Forbartha, Dublin, Ireland.

"Pollution in the Urban Sea: The Case of Long Island Sound, New York"
Dr. Donald Squire, Marine Sciences Institute, University of Connecticut, CT, USA.

"Eutrophication and Waste Management in the Oslo Fjord - A Case Study"
Prof. M . Abdullah, Department of Marine Zoology and Marine Chemistry, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway.

"Rhine Water in the Netherlands - Effects on Lakes, Rivers and the North Sea"
Dr. W. J. Wolff, Research Insititute for Nature Management, Leesrsum, The Netherlands.

"Oil Pollution - the Problem"
Mr. Liam Mullins, County Engineer, Cork County Council, Cork, Ireland.

"The Conservation of Coastal Resources"
Dr. Jenny Baker, Field Studies Council, Preston Montford, Montford Bridge, Shrewsbury, UK.

"The Irish Sea - is it Polluted?"
Dr. P.J. Boaden, Queen's University Marine Station, Portaferry, Co. Down, Northern Ireland.

"Freshwater Fish Farms as Monitors of Pollution"
Dr. Ted Needham, Hayes McCubbin Macfarlane, Aberdeen, Scotland.

"Serious Organic Pollution in UK Rivers - Prevention and Cure"
Mr. John Solbe, Principal, Biologist, Catchment Studies, WRc Environment, Medmenham, Marlow, Bucks, UK.

"Freshwater Fisheries and Management in Ireland"
Dr. Michael Barry, former Manager, South Western Fisheries Board, Macroom, Co. Cork, Ireland.

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