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Senate Panel Backs Integrated Ocean Observation System

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Science  21 Jul 2006:
Vol. 313, Issue 5785, pp. 280
DOI: 10.1126/science.313.5785.280a

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Last week, a Senate spending panel added $70 million to the Administration's budget request for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to start up the Integrated Ocean Observation System. But lobbyists for ocean science are worried that NOAA may not be in it for the long haul. (Read more.)

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