How the oceanographic community created a National Oceanographic Partnership Program
Watkins, James D.
Schaff, Terrence R.
Spinrad, Richard W.
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On this tenth anniversary of the National Oceanographic Partnership Program, and as our nation embarks on a broad set of critical societal initiatives, it is valuable to review the accomplishments of the program, and reflect on conceptual origins of the ocean partnership idea and the process by which the program was conceived and established.
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