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

This report discusses current ocean policies in each major area of civilian ocean and coastal affairs, provides background information on the evolution of policies, describes and appraises the status of Federal ocean programs, identifies issues that need to be resolved, and reviews recommendations that have been made by various advisory commissions, councils, and other groups, including legislative proposals where appropriate. Some of the principal issues discussed are: fisheries, coastal resources, wetlands, siting electric power plants, recreation, hazards, mining, marine transportation, education, and marine science and technology.

Media Info

  • Pagination: 336 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00191471
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: NOAA-79012402
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 26 1979 12:00AM