THE FEDERAL OCEAN PROGRAM. THE ANNUAL REPORT OF THE PRESIDENT TO THE CONGRESS ON THE NATION'S EFFORTS TO COMPREHEND, CONSERVE, AND USE THE SEA
The report presents a summary of national efforts to comprehend, conserve, and use the sea, and lists significant activities of the Federal Government related to the marine sciences. Only selected activities within the Federal Ocean Program are discussed. The activities discussed include pollution abatement and control, the development and protection of living resources, improvements in marine transportation, and national defense programs. The broad scope of ocean research programs in many different fields is shown. Program budget tables are given and special programs are discussed in detail.
- See also report dated Apr 72, PB-212 634.
National Science Foundation1800 G Street, NW
Washington, DC USA 20550
National Ocean SurveyOffice of the Sea Grant
Rockville, MD USA 20852
- Publication Date: 1974-4
- Pagination: 157 p.
- TRT Terms: Conservation; Fisheries; Marine engineering; Monitoring; Natural resources; Oceanography; Oceans; Policy; Pollution; Pollution control; Remote sensing; Research projects; Surveys; Transportation policy; Water pollution; Water resources; Water transportation
- Uncontrolled Terms: Aquaculture; Oceanographic surveys
- Geographic Terms: United States
- Old TRIS Terms: Ocean environments; Ocean pollution; Pollution abatement measures
- Subject Areas: Administration and Management; Environment; Marine Transportation; Policy; Research;
- Accession Number: 00154382
- Record Type: Publication
- Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
- Report/Paper Numbers: NOAA-76121304
- Files: TRIS
- Created Date: May 31 1977 12:00AM