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Ocean issues

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries

Ocean issues

hearings before the Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries, House of Representatives, One Hundred First Congress, second session, on reauthorization of the Coastal Zone Management Act, hard mineral resources in the exclusive economic zone, fisheries issues, and extension of the territorial sea, January 8, 9, 1990--Honolulu, HI.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office, U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Hawaii.,
  • Pacific Islands (Trust Territory)
    • Subjects:
    • Coastal zone management -- Government policy -- Hawaii.,
    • Marine mineral resources -- Government policy -- Hawaii.,
    • Fishery policy -- Hawaii.,
    • Coastal zone management -- Government policy -- Pacific Islands (Trust Territory),
    • Marine mineral resources -- Government policy -- Pacific Islands (Trust Territory),
    • Fishery policy -- Pacific Islands (Trust Territory)

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF27 .M4 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 577 p. :
      Number of Pages577
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1986490M
      LC Control Number90601833

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