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Author Staff, National Research Council

Title NOAA's Arctic Research Initiative : Proceedings of a Workshop
Published Washington : National Academies Press, 1997


Description 1 online resource (190 pages)
Series The compass series
Compass series (Washington, D.C.)
Contents NOAA's ARCTIC RESEARCH INITIATIVE -- Copyright -- Preface -- Contents -- 1 Overview -- KEY ISSUES -- CONCLUSION -- REFERENCES -- 2 Presentations and Discussions -- ORIENTATION TO WORKSHOP GOALS -- Welcome -- Workshop Structure and Goals -- Welcome -- PRESENTATIONS -- NOAA and Arctic Contaminants Research -- Questions/Discussion -- Eddie Bernard -- Dave Hofmann -- Questions/Discussion: -- The Big Picture: A CENR Perspective on Contaminants Research and Remarks from the NOAA Administrator -- Questions/Discussion
A View from the National Ocean ServiceQuestions/Discussion: -- NOS � Office of Ocean Resources Conservation and Assessment (ORCA): Missions -- NOAA's National Status and Trends (NS & T) Program -- US Arctic -- Petroleum Hydrocarbon Pollution -- Petroleum Hydrocarbon Pollution -- Radionuclides in Animals of Subsistence and Ecological Value -- Cadmium in the Arctic Environment and Biota -- Persistent Organic Pollutants -- What NOAA Should Do to Succeed: -- Benefits of Comprehensive Environmental Monitoring off Barrow -- A View From The National Weather Service
Questions/Discussion:NOAA's Arctic Contaminants Research -- Responsibilities of the NWS in the Arctic -- Activities Related to Arctic Contaminant Issues -- Key Research Issues Related to Arctic Contaminant Inputs, Transport, and Effects from Natural Variab ... -- Improved Mesoscale Modeling -- A View from the National Marine Fisheries Service -- Questions/Discussion: -- A View from the National Environmental, Satellite, Data, and Information Service -- Questions/Discussion: -- A View from the Coastal Ocean Program -- Questions/Discussion
Southeast Bering Sea Carrying CapacityNOAA Coastal Ocean Program Southeast Bering Sea Carrying Capacity -- Prolonged Biological Production, Ocean Color and Eddies in the Green Belt of The Southeastern Bering Sea -- REFERENCES -- FIGURE CAPTIONS -- Other Perspectives -- Questions/Discussion: -- Other Perspectives -- Questions/Discussion: -- Other Perspectives -- Questions/Discussion: -- Other Perspectives -- Other Perspectives -- Other Perspectives -- Other Perspectives -- Other Perspectives Leslie King Regarding ARCUS -- Questions/Discussion
SMALL GROUP WORK SESSIONSCharge To The Small Groups -- Plenary Discussions -- Summary Of Breakout Group #1: Arctic Haze, Ozone, and UV Flux -- Questions/Discussion: -- Summary of Breakout Group #2: Natural Variability -- Summary of Breakout Group #3: Contaminant Sources, Transport, and Dispersion Effects -- Summary of Breakout Group #4: Amap -- Questions/Discussion: -- FINAL THOUGHTS -- 3 Background Information -- NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES/NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL COMMISSION ON GEOSCIENCES, ENVIRONMENT, AND RESOURCES POLAR� -- The Purpose Of This Workshop
Notes ""Participant List""
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes English
Print version record
Subject Pollution -- Arctic regions -- Congresses
Nature -- Congresses -- Effect of human beings on -- Arctic regions
Ecology -- Congresses
Arctic Regions.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780309591591