Oceans, Seas & Bays

Oceans, Seas & Bays

Explore the wonders and challenges of the world's oceans, seas and bays with these government books, from pollution to navigation to studies and statistics. 

65 items
Fishery Bulletin, V. 114, No.4, October 2016

Fishery Bulletin, V. 114, No.4, October 2016

By: Commerce Dept., NOAA, National Marine Fisheries Service, Scientific Publications Office

GPO Stock # 703-023-00131-9 ISBN:

Fishery Bulletin, published by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), is the oldest and most prestigious marine fishery science journal in the United States. The Bulletin publishes original research within...

Price: $19.00

Harry E. Schwarz and the Development of Water Resources and Environmental Planning: Planning Methods in an Era of Challenge and Change

By: Defense Dept., Army, Corps of Engineers, Institute for Water Resources

GPO Stock # 008-022-00372-0 ISBN: 9780984590803

This publication about Harry E. Schwarz’s contributions to water resources and environmental planning is published as part of the Maass-White Library Series in Water Planning and Management.  This new series is devoted to research and development...

Price: $43.00
The Nautical Almanac for the Year 2017

The Nautical Almanac for the Year 2017

By: Defense Dept., Navy, Nautical Almanac Office

GPO Stock # 008-054-00248-0 ISBN: 9780160932137

Safer Seas from U.S. and U.K. Naval Collaboration

The U.S. Naval Observatory and Her Majesty’s Nautical Almanac Office collaborate to compute, from fundamental astronomical reference data, the position, brightness, and...

Price: $48.00
Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway Navigation Charts

This paper navigational chart book covers the Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway from Pickwick Lake on the Tennessee River to the junction of the Black Warrior & Tombigbee Rivers above Demopolis, AL (at Black Warrior-Tombigbee Waterway River Mile...

Price: $71.00
Nautical Almanac For The Year 2016

Nautical Almanac For The Year 2016

By: Defense Dept., Navy, Naval Observatory, Nautical Almanac Office

GPO Stock # 008-054-00244-7 ISBN: 9780160927522

Updated -New Editions -- available for purchase: Nautical Almanac for the Year 2017 can be found here: https://bookstore.gpo.gov/...

Price: $48.00
Toward a Unified Military Response: Hurricane Sandy and the Dual Status Commande

Toward a Unified Military Response: Hurricane Sandy and the Dual Status Commander

By: Defense Dept., Army, Strategic Studies Institute; and Army War College

GPO Stock # 008-000-01147-8 ISBN: 9781584876779

The 2013-14 Army War College Key Strategic Issues List stated: “If Hurricane Sandy is seen as an archetype of a complex catastrophe, then a careful analysis of the effectiveness of the DoD response within the context of dual status commanders [...

Price: $19.00
Pacific Tsunami Warning System: A Half Century of Protecting the Pacific, 1965-2

Pacific Tsunami Warning System: A Half Century of Protecting the Pacific, 1965-2015

By: Commerce Dept., NOAA, Inoue Regional Center, International Tsunami Information Center

GPO Stock # 003-017-00570-4 ISBN: 9780996257909

This book commemorates the 50th anniversary of the Pacific Tsunami Warning System (PTWS).  It includes reflections from involved participants, a timeline of tsunamis and important events, a history of warning evolution, and a chronicle of...

Sale Price: $30.50
Two Centuries of Experience in Water Resources Management: A Dutch-U.S. Retrospe

Two Centuries of Experience in Water Resources Management: A Dutch-U.S. Retrospective

By: Defense Dept., Army, Corps of Engineers. Institute for Water Resources

GPO Stock # 008-022-00354-1 ISBN: 9780160923869

Two Centuries of Experience in Water Resources Management: A Dutch-U.S. Retrospective tells a trans-Atlantic story. Its chief protagonists are two established and respected federal water resources organizations—the United States Army...

Sale Price: $27.00
Start With Science: USGS Planner 2015

Start With Science: USGS Planner 2015

By: Interior Dept., Geological Survey

GPO Stock # 024-001-03632-1 ISBN: 9780160926587

This year's U.S. Geological Survey's planner theme is: Science for a Changing World. The planner (or calendar) gives an eye-catching glimpse into the many facets of USGS and describes how their science is an integral part of decision-making...

Sale Price: $9.00
U.S. Coast Guard Incident Management Handbook 2014

U.S. Coast Guard Incident Management Handbook 2014

By: Homeland Security Dept., Coast Guard

GPO Stock # 050-012-00516-8 ISBN: 9780160925092

New 2014 edition.

The Coast Guard Incident Management Handbook (IMH) is designed to assist Coast Guard personnel in the use of the National Incident Management System (NIMS) and the Incident Command System (ICS)...

Price: $23.00
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