Marine recreation represents one of the most important uses of our marine and coastal environments.This is a natural result of three things; population density in coastal areas, increasing interest in outdoor recreation, and the special lure of the sea.What the poet may think of as the lure of the sea, today�s recreation planner would consider a combination of resource-directed and image-directed desires.
1. Marine Recreation 2. Fishing Peoples 3. Shipping in the Great Lakes 4. Man Undersea 5. Work in the Sea 6. Man Versus the Sea at the Shore 7. Coastal Management: An Unfinished Undertaking 8. Coastal Law 9. The Great Lakes: A Microcosm of the World Ocean