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    Naturevolume 140page104 (1937) | Download Citation



    THE first award of the Johannes Schmidt Medal has been made to Mr. Henry G. Maurice, fisheries secretary of the Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries, and president of the International Council for the Exploration of the Sea, in recognition of his great services to international oceanographical and fisheries research. Most appropriately the presentation, by H.R.H. Prince Waldemar of Denmark, was made in the new offices of the Council in Charlottenlund Slot, on the occasion of the thirteenth annual meeting of the Council, which was held on July 5–10.

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