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Ocean Environmental Management: A Primer on the Role of Oceans and How to Maintain Their Contributions to Life on Earth


By: EB Frankel

Prentice-Hall (Pearson Education)

Paperback | Mar 1995 | #42816 | ISBN: 0131845578
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Provides a complete non-technical survey of the problems of ocean pollution and the promise of effective ocean management.


1. Environmental and Economic Role of the Oceans. 2. Sources and Magnitude of Ocean Environmental Degradation. 3. Impact of Ocean Environmental Degradation. 4. Physical and Operational Ocean Pollution Prevention, Containment and Clean Up. 5. Ocean Environmental Regulation. 6. Economics of Ocean Environmental Management. 7. Ocean Environmental Management. 8. Future Developments in Ocean Environmental Management. Appendix A: U.S. Ocean Environmental Regulation. Appendix B: International Ocean Environmental Convention and Agreements. Appendix C: London Dumping Convention. Appendix D: Ocean Mining Technology. References.

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