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