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Restoring and protecting marine habitat

the role of engineering and technology

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Published by National Academy Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Habitat conservation.,
  • Marine ecology.,
  • Restoration ecology.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementCommittee on the Role of Technology in Marine Habitat Protection and Enhancement, Marine Board, Commission of Engineering and Technical Systems, National Research Council.
    ContributionsNational Research Council (U.S.). Committee on the Role of Technology in Marine Habitat Protection and Enhancement.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH541.5.S3 R45 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 193 p. :
    Number of Pages193
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1125175M
    ISBN 100309048435
    LC Control Number94066886
    OCLC/WorldCa30835991

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    Advocacy in Action Keep the Great Lakes Great: Support Restoration Funding in the Midwest Since , a federal program known as the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative has funded a variety of projects to help water quality, wildlife habitat and a range of other issues. Congress could slash this funding — a move that could reverse years of progress for the region’s 13 national parks. Washington State fisheries: Protecting and restoring habitat 3 Other types of data Other data important to fish and fish habitat is currently distributed as NHI) events or is being inte- grated. Culverts are pipes that run under roads and may block fish migration. Staff from the Washington.

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