from the introduction, "This is an essay -- an interpretive literary composition dealing with its subject from a personal point of view. It is an essay on a new approach to estuarine management by an oceanographer who has almost no management experience, but who had spent his professional career studying estuarine processes and problems, who had repeatedly attempted to translate the findings of his research into a for usable by managers and planners, and who had been chronologically frustrated by the fact that little of his work, or that of his colleagues, has ever been incorporated into environmental management. . . ."
7 leaves ; 28 cm. Bibliography. "Paper was presented at the Third Biennial International Estuarine Research Conference held in Galveston, Texas on 6-9 October 1975."