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Introductory essay written by the educators who created the deep ocean, a brief look at the key facts, tough questions and big ideas in their field begin this ted study with a fascinating read that gives context and clarity to the material. The introduction by man, directly or indirectly, of substances or energy into the marine environment (including estuaries) resulting in such deleterious effects as harm to living resources, hazards to human health, hindrance to marine activities, including fishing, impairment of quality for use of sea water and reduction of amenities. Read how to become marine engineer here a marine engineer is a professional who is responsible for the operation, maintenance and repair of all major mechanical and engineered equipments on board a ship there are many mechanical systems that help in the operations of any vessel like the propulsion mechanics, electricity and power generation system, lubrication, fuel systems, water. Program overview the bachelor of science in marine transportation (bsmt) is a four-year undergraduate degree program which leads to a professional career in the maritime industry, as a marine deck officer.
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Marine biology is the scientific study of marine life, organisms in the sea given that in biology many phyla , families and genera have some species that live in the sea and others that live on land, marine biology classifies species based on the environment rather than on taxonomy. But more and more scientific problems in all fields, marine biology included, are being addressed by teams some of this stems from more and more specialized training needed to do a particular job well. In the marine corps, selective e-7s are chosen to become first sergeants upon promotion to e-8 these select few are then awarded a new mos and can be assigned first sergeant duties in any type of unit, regardless of their original mos.
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