Accession Number ADA566481
Title Marine Corps Support Facility-Blount Island: Integrated Natural Resources Program Successes.
Publication Date May 2011
Media Count 37p
Personal Author R. Price S. Kennedy
Abstract Mission: The mission of Marine Corps Support Facility--Blount Island (MCSF-BI) is to plan, coordinate, and execute logistics efforts in support of the Maritime Prepositioning Ships Program and the Marine Corps Prepositioning Program, Norway. Blount island History: Created as a spoil island for U.S. Army Corps of Engineers dredging in St. John s River in the 1960 s. Property turned over to the Jacksonville Port Authority (JAXPORT) to develop Eastern half of Blount Island sold to Gate Maritime, then acquired by the Marine Corps in 2005.
Keywords Army
Birds
Blount island(Norway)
Briefing charts
Dredging
Ecology
Environmental impact
Gopher tortoise
Habitats
History
Integrated systems
Invasive species(Flora)
Islands
Logistics
Maintenance
Manatees
Marine corps
Marine corps facilities
Missions
Natural resources
Planning
Tortoises
Wetlands
Wildlife


 
Source Agency Non Paid ADAS
NTIS Subject Category 57C - Botany
57Z - Zoology
57H - Ecology
Corporate Author Marine Corps Support Facility, Blount Island, Jacksonville, FL.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note Briefing charts.
NTIS Issue Number 1307
Contract Number N/A

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