Event Summary

Stratton Commission publishes Our Nation and the Sea

Date

1969

Description

Stratton Commission publishes Our Nation and the Sea, which leads to the creation of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration [NOAA] and the enactment of the Coastal Zone Management Act

Timeline 1

Oceanography & Marine Sciences, 1492 � to present

Timeline 2

Marine Environment & Environmentalism, 1836 - to present

Record ID

873