- Potential microbial bioinvasions via ships' ballast water, sediment, and biofilmLisa A Drake
Department of Science, US Coast Guard Academy, 27 Mohegan Avenue, New London, CT 06320, USA
Mar Pollut Bull 55:333-41. 2007..8 x 10(19) viruses and 3.9 x 10(18) bacteria cells) are discharged annually to the region...
- Domestic and international arrivals of NOBOB (no ballast on board) vessels to lower Chesapeake BayLisa A Drake
Department of Ocean, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Old Dominion University, 4600 Elkhorn Avenue, Norfolk, VA 23529, USA
Mar Pollut Bull 50:560-5. 2005..Most NOBOBs arrive from or leave for other US ports; proximate trans-Atlantic crossings are few. Given the nature of their operations, we conclude NOBOBs may represent a risk for aquatic nuisance species invasions to Chesapeake Bay...