Institute of Medicine; Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice; Committee to Review the Federal Response to the Health Effects Associated with the Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill; Lynn Goldman, Abigail Mitchell, and Margie Patlak, Editors
National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine; Division on Earth and Life Studies; Ocean Studies Board; Board on Environmental Studies and Toxicology; Committee on the Evaluation of the Use of Chemical Dispersants in Oil Spill Response
National Research Council; Division on Earth and Life Studies; Transportation Research Board; Ocean Studies Board; Polar Research Board; Marine Board; Committee on Responding to Oil Spills in the U.S. Arctic Marine Environment
Earth Sciences | Environment and Environmental Studies
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