Accession Number : AD0780000

Title :   Ocean Hard Mineral Resources and National Security Planning.

Descriptive Note : Student essay,

Corporate Author : ARMY WAR COLL CARLISLE BARRACKS PA

Personal Author(s) : Vansant,Robert E.

Report Date : 22 OCT 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 26

Abstract : The study reviews the current state of the art regarding development of hard minerals from the deep seabed and outer continental margins, discusses the international legal climate for ocean floor mineral development, and assesses the impact of hard minerals from the ocean on national security planning. (Modified author abstract)

Descriptors :   *Minerals, *Ocean bottom, *National defense, Reviews, Continental shelves, Natural resources, Scientific research, International relations

Subject Categories : Government and Political Science
      Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE