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NOAA Research Ship (1978)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1978-12-01

Duration: 00:05:45

Subjects: Research vessels | United States. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration


  • Blome, Ron Host
  • King, Bob Interviewee
  • Meyer, Mike Interviewee


This segment from the December 1, 1978, episode of “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features a visit to the “Ferrel,” a research ship for the National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). The ship is currently surveying the tides and currents in Louisiana. Host: Ron Blome