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Mauritius: A journey from beach to laboratory

IR@NIO: CSIR-National Institute Of Oceanography, Goa

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Creator Mukhopadhyay, R.
Date 2006-09-13T06:21:27Z
Identifier Geological Survey of India Newsletter (Mar. Wing), vol.18(2), 79-80p.
Description Mauritius has the great potential to harness resources from the ocean. This would require reduction in the distance between the majestic beach cultures to serious R&D activities. With the formation of Mauritius Oceanography Institute, the effort received a boost and created sustainable movement for ocean research in the country. Under the banner of National GOOS Coordination Committee, several institutions in Mauritius is now engaged in coordinated research to harness renewable energy, bioprospecting and to understand beach dynamic and ecosystem. If approached judiciously oceanic activities is set to become a pillar of Mauritian economy in future.
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Language en
Publisher Geological Survey of India
Title Mauritius: A journey from beach to laboratory
Type Other