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Diesel oil and parasites

The Chaulks thechaulks at roadrunner.nf.net
Wed Mar 22 16:19:10 EST 2000

Thank you. I have already been in contact with Dr. Khan, who will be helping me
with my Honours project  this summer dealing with an oil spill that occured in
Gros Morne National Park Aug 1999.
NaDeana Chaulk

"Marcogliese,David [Montreal]" wrote:

> Oil could indeed have effects on both ectoparasites and intestinal
> parasites. See many publications by R. A. Khan (Memorial University,
> Newfoundland) on the subject. He has even studies winter flounder, as well
> as studting parasite faunas after the Exxon Valdez oil spill. Here are just
> a few of his references:
> Khan and Kiceniuk 1983 J Wildl Dis 19: 253-258
> Khan and Kiceniuk 1988 Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 41: 94-100
> Khan et al. 1994 Can J Zool 72: 247-251
> David J. Marcogliese
> Environmental Biology Section
> St. Lawrence Centre
> Environment Canada
> Montreal, Quebec
> Canada
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