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.
Washington, DC United States 20230
- Publication Date: 1978-10
- Pagination: 58 p.
- TRT Terms: Coastal zone management; Coasts; Conservation; Containing equipment; Development; Domestic; Education; Employment; Estuaries; Federal government; Fisheries; Fishing; Jurisprudence and judicial processes; Land use; Maritime law; Mineral deposits; Natural resources; Oceans; Policy; Pollution; Recreation; Regulations; Reviews; Shipping; Transportation policy; Water transportation
- Uncontrolled Terms: Containment; Resource management
- Geographic Terms: United States
- Old TRIS Terms: Education policy; Government policies; National ocean policy; Transport policies/national
- Subject Areas: Environment; Law; Marine Transportation; Policy;
- 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