Accession Number : AD0695501

Title :   PROCEEDINGS OF THE USCG SCIENTIFIC ADVISORY MEETING (1st), HELD AT U. S. COAST GUARD ACADEMY, NEW LONDON, CONNECTICUT, 12, 13, 14 MAY 1969.

Corporate Author : NATIONAL DATA BUOY DEVELOPMENT PROJECT WASHINGTON D C

Report Date : 11 JUL 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 171

Abstract : The U. S. Coast Guard National Data Buoy Development Project (NDBDP) is currently conducting planning studies preparatory to undertaking research, development, testing, and evaluation of all aspects of National Data Buoy Systems (NDBS) capable of satisfying national requirements for collection of marine atmospheric and oceanographic environmental data. Four broad classes of data requirements have been identified: Operational, Deep Ocean; Operational, Coastal North America; Operational, Estuaries and Great Lakes; and Research. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*MARINE METEOROLOGY, DATA PROCESSING), (*OCEANOGRAPHIC DATA, BUOYS), (*BUOYS, NETWORKS), METEOROLOGICAL PHENOMENA, OCEAN CURRENTS, SALINITY, UNDERWATER SOUND, VELOCITY, SEA WATER, WATER WAVES, GREAT LAKES, NORTH AMERICA, ESTUARIES, SYMPOSIA

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
      Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE