Priorities for U.S. Ocean Science & Research Hardback
Edited by Ryan L. Murphy
Proper stewardship of the ocean is critical to the long-term viability of the United States.
Understanding society's impact on the ocean and the ocean's impact on society forms the basis for ensuring a clean, healthy and stable ocean environment that can be responsibly used and enjoyed for generations to come.
This book focuses on ocean forecasting, scientific support for ecosystem-based management and ocean-observing capabilities, along with a comprehensive community effort to define ocean research priorities for the U.S. in the next decade.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 220 pages, b/w photos
- Publisher: Nova Science Publishers Inc
- Publication Date: 07/11/2011
- Category: Oceanography (seas)
- ISBN: 9781612097060