A review of the accomplishments and plans of the NOAA by Panel on the NOAA Coastal Ocean Program, Ocean Studies

By Panel on the NOAA Coastal Ocean Program, Ocean Studies Board, Commission on Geosciences, Environment, and Resources, National Research Council.

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The panel believes that to make important strides in understanding recruitment processes in menhaden and other estuarine-dependent species it will be necessary eventually to sample and characterize all early life stages. The causes of recruitment success or failure probably will differ from year to year in their dependence upon either offshore processes that affect eggs and larvae versus inshore processes that affect estuarine juveniles. Predation and Structure of the Georges Bank Ecosystem The Georges Bank program is the third and most recently funded of the CFE programs.

The new sampling and analytical technologies that are being developed in SABRE should be transferrable to other fishery oceanography research. SABRE addresses issues that are highlighted in the NOAA strategic plan (NOAA, 1993a), specifically the need to advance fisheries predictions. Leadership in SABRE is by a three-member Project Management Committee comprised of one individual each from NOAA/AOML, NOAA/NMFS, and from an academic institution. Thus, all partners are represented equally and complement each other.

There does not appear, however, to be a standardized CFE process to select or use ad hoc reviewers; CFE and COP should remedy this deficiency. External review of CFE is provided by PoCO, which has devoted its attention to the quality of science, management, and the planning process (NRC, 1991; NOAA, 1993c). External review also was provided by the Coastal Ocean Policy Roundtable (COPR), an ad hoc group of experts in management and policy who reviewed COP and About this PDF file: This new digital representation of the original work has been recomposed from XML files created from the original paper book, not from the original typesetting files.

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