Resource Office of Coast Survey: NOAA Heritage

United States
Earth and atmospheric sciences
Government sponsored science
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (U.S.)
Science and government
Alternative Names
  • 10226 (WHSO Record Number)


This page has a timeline of laws that established NOAA and NOAA predecessor agencies, complete with links to the historical documents referenced as well as citations. Further down on the page is a short bibliography of reports, their inclusion's purpose being "to trace the history of reports on the status of United States oceanography. Each entry contains title, author if available, publisher, date of publication, link to full-text if available, and/or link to the full report record in the NOAA Libraries' Catalog."

(Quote taken from site.)

WHSO Record Created By: Amy Rodgers