ERIC Number: ED137122
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: 0
Marine Occupations Conference (Southern Maine Vocational Technical Institute, South Portland, Maine, April 5, 1974). Maine Sea Grant Bulletin 9.
Coggins, Phyllis, Ed.; And Others
This collection of speeches, presented as the 1974 Marine Occupations Conference in South Portland, Maine, provides an overview of information regarding availability and kinds of careers in, as well as the educational requirements for, marine occupations. Also reviewed are the problems of developing marine resources, such as those involving location of new fisheries, pollution of established fishing areas, conflicts of harvesting by fishermen using different kinds of gear, economic problems in developing new industry, aquaculture, marketing of seafoods. The occupations of naval architecture, modern fishing gear design, and ocean engineering are described in detail. (CS)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (DOC), Rockville, MD.
Authoring Institution: Southern Maine Vocational Technical Inst., South Portland.; Maine Univ., Orono. Sea Grant Program.; New England Aquarium, Boston, MA.