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Antarctic Politics and Marine Resources

Critical Choices for the 1980s (Annual conference proceedings / Center for Ocean Management Studies)

by Lewis M. Alexander

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Published by Univ of Rhode Island .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Antarctica,
  • Marine resources conservation,
  • Congresses,
  • International status,
  • Law and legislation,
  • Marine resources

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsLynne Carter Hanson (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages262
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8386034M
    ISBN 100932413072
    ISBN 109780932413079

      Harvesting marine resources. The living marine resources of the Southern Ocean have been harvested since when sealers first hunted fur seals for their pelts. By , some populations of fur seal were hunted close to extinction, and sealers began hunting elephant seals and some species of penguins for their oil.   Diplomatic Chill: Politics Trumps Science in Antarctic Treaty System at the annual meeting of the Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources Science is the.

    Chapter 2: The principles of the Convention on the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources: why its Commission is not a Regional Fisheries Management Organisation Anthony J. Press, Indi Hodgson-Johnston and Andrew J. Constable. This book brings together thirteen selected papers presented in the Third International Seminar on Science and Geopolitics of Arctic-Antarctic-Himalaya, held in India in September Author: Klaus Dodds.

    The Convention was opened for signature on 1 August and entered into force on 7 April by the Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources, headquartered in Tasmania, goal is to preserve marine life and environmental integrity in and near Antarctica.. It was established in large part to concerns that an increase in krill catches in the Southern Headquarters: Hobart, Australia. Sweden, Spain, India, the Republic of Korea, and Uruguay have also acceded to the convention and Brazil plans to. See Quigg, op. cit., pp. See Report of the Twelfth Consultative Meeting, Polar Record 22() See paper delivered by L. Kimball in Antarctic Politics and Marine Resources: Critical Choices for the s.


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