4 edition of Restoring and protecting marine habitat found in the catalog.
|Statement||Committee on the Role of Technology in Marine Habitat Protection and Enhancement, Marine Board, Commission of Engineering and Technical Systems, National Research Council.|
|Contributions||National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on the Role of Technology in Marine Habitat Protection and Enhancement.|
|LC Classifications||QH541.5.S3 R45 1994|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvii, 193 p. :|
|Number of Pages||193|
|LC Control Number||94066886|
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This report addresses the role of technology in protecting and restoring marine habitat. The report finds that coastal engineering can and should play a positive role in protection and restoration work.
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[National Research Council Staff,] -- Annotation The results of a study by the Marine Board of the National Research Council address the role of technology in protecting and restoring marine habitat.
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