U.S. OCEAN POLICY IN THE 1970S: STATUS AND ISSUES. POLICY OVERVIEW

The study that is highlighted in this summary, U.S. Ocean Policy in the 1970s: Status and Issues, is the result of the first extensive review of national ocean affairs since 1969. The contents of this study consider the Nation's overall stake in its ocean and coastal resources and review the status of the six major elements of U.S. ocean policy: marine fisheries; coastal resources; the marine environment; marine science and technology; marine transportation; and marine employment, education, and training. The study also considered the organizational structure that is employed by the Federal Government in carrying out the national ocean effort.

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  • Pagination: 58 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00191470
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: NOAA-79012403
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 26 1979 12:00AM