World Seas: An Environmental Evaluation
  • Author : Charles Sheppard
  • Release Date : 07 September 2018
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Genre : Science
  • Pages : 668
  • ISBN 13 : 9780128052044

World Seas: An Environmental Evaluation Book Summary

World Seas: An Environmental Evaluation, Second Edition, Volume Three: Ecological Issues and Environmental Impacts covers global issues relating to our seas, including a biological description of the coast and continental shelf waters, the development and use of the coast, landfills and their effects, pollutant discharges over time, the effects of over-fishing, and the management methods and techniques used to ensure continued ecosystem functioning. The relative importance of water-borne and airborne routes differ in different parts of the world is explored, along with extensive coverage of major habitats and species groups, governmental, education and legal issues, fisheries effects, remote sensing, climate change and management. This book is an invaluable, worldwide reference source for students and researchers concerned with marine environmental science, fisheries, oceanography and engineering and coastal zone development. Provides scientific reviews of regional issues, empowering managers and policymakers to make progress in under-resourced countries and regions Covers environmental issues arising from the human use of both the sea and its watershed Presents informed commentary on major trends, problems and successes, and recommendations for the future

World Seas  An Environmental Evaluation

World Seas An Environmental Evaluation

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World Seas: An Environmental Evaluation, Second Edition, Volume Three: Ecological Issues and Environmental Impacts covers global issues relating to our seas, including a biological description of the coast and continental shelf waters, the development and use of the coast, landfills and their effects, pollutant discharges over time, the effects of ...

World Seas  An Environmental Evaluation

World Seas An Environmental Evaluation

Author : Charles Sheppard
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World Seas: An Environmental Evaluation, Second Edition, Volume Two: The Indian Ocean to the Pacific provides a comprehensive review of the environmental condition of the seas from the Indian Ocean to the Pacific. Each chapter is written by experts in the field who provide historical overviews in environmental terms, current ...

World Seas  An Environmental Evaluation

World Seas An Environmental Evaluation

Author : Charles Sheppard
Publisher : Academic Press
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World Seas: An Environmental Evaluation, Second Edition, Volume One: Europe, The Americas and West Africa provides a comprehensive review of the environmental condition of the seas of Europe, the Americas and West Africa. Each chapter is written by experts in the field who provide historical overviews in environmental terms, current ...

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World Seas an Environmental Evaluation

Author : Charles Sheppard
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World Seas: An Environmental Evaluation, Second Edition, Volume Two: The Indian Ocean to the Pacific provides a comprehensive review of the environmental condition of the seas from the Indian Ocean to the Pacific. Each chapter is written by experts in the field who provide historical overviews in environmental terms, current ...

The Practice of Strategic Environmental Assessment

The Practice of Strategic Environmental Assessment

Author : Riki Therivel,Maria Rosario Paridario
Publisher : Routledge
Genre : Political Science
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The practical application of strategic environmental assessment (SEA) is becoming increasingly common. A growing number of SEAs are being undertaken around the world, and several countries have issued guidance on how these should be carried out. However, few countries as yet have formal SEA regulations, and few completed SEAs have ...

Implementing Strategic Environmental Assessment

Implementing Strategic Environmental Assessment

Author : Michael Schmidt,Elsa Joao,Eike Albrecht
Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
Genre : Law
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This comprehensive Handbook describes the implementation of SEA in 18 countries around the world, as well as a critical analysis of different SEA methodologies. It introduces key SEA principles and the legal requirements of the new European SEA Directive, which became law in 2004, and describes the implementation of SEA in 11 European ...