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Ecosystems Lectures


1 hour 28 minutes

Original Description

Presented and recorded with Arbib, M. A., "Environmental Simulation and Long-Term Planning."


Bill Cooper, an ecologist from Michigan State University, discusses the issues of making, using, managing, and testing toxic synthetic chemical compounds, using the Kepone disaster in Virginia and the PBB disaster in Michigan as case studies.

This lecture was sponsored by Sigma Xi - Earth Resources Ltd. [Additional speaker Michael A. Arbib does not appear on this recording.]

Transferred and preserved by Portland State University Library’s Special Collections with the generous support of the Institute of Museum and Library Services through the Library Services and Technology Act, administered by the Oregon State Library.


Pollution, Pollutants, Ecosystems

Original Format

Reel to reel, 3.75 ips, mono


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Transcript added on December 2, 2020.

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