ERIC Number: ED309075
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: N/A
Sea Grant in California: Twenty Years of Achievement.
Since 1968, the California Sea Grant program has operated to produce scientific research oriented to solving problems in marine resource development, management, and conservation. This document decribes the facets of this program, their accomplishments and goals. Discussions include: (1) historical notes; (2) coastal governance; (3) coastal wetlands; (4) coastal physical processes; (5) fisheries; (6) aquaculture; (7) anadromous fishes; (8) crustaceans; (9) mollusks; (10) new products from the sea; (11) ocean engineering; (12) offshore structure safety; (13) the extension program; and (14) education. Participants in several sea grant committees, fiscal data, personnel data, and institutions which participate in the California Sea Grant Program are listed. (CW)
Descriptors: Animals, Conservation (Environment), Educational History, Environmental Education, Extension Education, Financial Support, Fisheries, Government Role, Higher Education, Ichthyology, Marine Biology, Marine Education, Natural Resources, Oceanography, Program Descriptions, Research Universities, Science Education
California Sea Grant College Program, University of California A-032, La Jolla, CA 92093-0232 (single copies free while supply lasts).
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Historical Materials
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Researchers; Policymakers
Sponsor: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (DOC), Rockville, MD. National Sea Grant Program.
Authoring Institution: California Univ., La Jolla. Sea Grant Coll. Program.