ERIC Number: ED046720
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1966-Jun
Reference Count: 0
Effective Use of the Sea, Report of the Panel on Oceanography of the President's Science Advisory Committee.
President's Science Advisory Committee, Washington, DC.
This report is concerned with the marine activities of the nation and how these activities contribute to the national well-being. Opportunities for the future are identified and discussed. The report centered around four main objectives: (1) to assess current and planned ocean programs for technical soundness, adequacy of scope, balance of content, adequacy of organization, and funding and management in light of relevant national goals; (2) to identify major opportunities for new programs in technology and science that should be given high priority in the next 5 to 10 years; (3) to draft a statement of goals designed to serve the marine interests of the United States and to define the federal role in their pursuit; (4) to recommend measures to effect an ocean science and technology program consonant with national needs and interests. Included is a summary of major findings and recommendations. (BB)
Descriptors: Conference Reports, Conservation Education, Environment, Federal Government, Natural Resources, Ocean Engineering, Oceanography, Program Development, Research Needs, Water Resources
Superintendent of Documents, U. S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 (Cat. No. PR 35.8:SCI 2/SE 1, $0.60)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: President's Science Advisory Committee, Washington, DC.