Dr. William D. McElroy, Director of the National Science Foundation, announced today the first awards in support of the International Decade of Ocean Exploration. The awards, totaling $3 million, will fund a project to provide information about levels of pollutants and of fission and waste products in the sea, oceanic mixing and the production of organic matter in the oceans.
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"NSF Launches Major Ocean Study,"
Iowa Science Teachers Journal: Vol. 8
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