CHINA'S ACADEMIC PLAN TO JOIN INTEGRATED OCEAN DRILLING PROGRAM(IODP)
China Ocean Drilling Academic Committee
China has made a preliminary academic plan for IODP that will begin in 2003. In the plan, research targets, fields and organizations of the drilling program are determined. Under the support of the departments concerned and the National Natural Scientific Foundation, a main team for deep sea (the West Pacific) basic researches will be set up to carry China's geoscience into a new stage concerning sea land combination and home abroad link, and to make new progresses in the studies of paleoenvironment, formation and evolution of the marginal seas in the West Pacific, focal zones, deep sea biosphere and sub seafloor resources.
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