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Coastal Ocean Space Utilization III

Edited By: N Della Crocce, S Connell and R Abel

688 pages, 144 line illus, 29 b/w photos

Chapman & Hall (E & FN Spon)

Hardback | Apr 1995 | #53534 | ISBN: 041920900X
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Arising out of The Third International Symposium held in New Jersey, this book represents the state-of-the-art in ocean management. A truly international group of contributors cover such topics as: regional seas and embayments new concepts in the governance of ocean space assessment standards and issues ocean resources and sustainable development ocean space development and related technologies From the Baltic to the Caribbean, from the Adriatic to the Atlantic, the problems of ocean management are fully discussed, and proposals made to meet the challenges of the next decade. This book will be of immense interest and use to anyone working in coastal and ocean management and is an invaluable work of reference.


Editor's preface. Introduction. COSU III final program. Opening addresses - N Caplan and S Pontremoli. Keynote addresses. Protection and management of the coastal area amoung bordering countries (Ramoge agreement) - G Gallino and N D Croce Regional seas and embayments First approach for an integrated environmental planning at regional level of the coastal marine system (Regione Liguria) - L Tirelli. The Baltic sea - G Hempel. Cooperative ocean science for advancing world peace: An Eastern Mediterranean example - R B Abel. Environmental security and shared solutions: Land-based marine pollution in the Gulf of Mexico and the Black Sea -J M Broadus and R V Vartanov. Rio de la Plata regional maritime system: Potential for an integrated multifunction offshore complex - A C Lara, E L Biondi, A L Lara and J R Vadus. The special case of the gulf of Aqaba - M I Wahbeh. Utilization and management of the coastal zone in Latin America and the Caribbean - A G Lonardi. New concepts in the governance of ocean space Management issues in coastal lagoons: The case of Venice - F Bandarin. The role of the public-private partnership in the governance of coastline - S T Gagliano. Legal rules, administrative planning and negotiation to solve clashing interests in coastal zones: Italian model and perspectives - N Greco. The coastal use framework as a methodological tool for coastal area management - A Vallega. Improvement in one-dimensional mathematical modeling for shoreline evolution: An application to a Venetian beach - P Ruol and M Tondello. The ECO concept and the MED-ARCOBLEU program - A Fanara. Minera Escondida's environmental management in the coastal area at Coloso - A Camano and E Silva. The coastal environment: Assessment standards and issues Coastal ocean space management: Challenges for the next decade - C N Ehler. A sea change for oil tanker safety - C A Bookman. Scientific approach for evaluating the sites of coastal thermoelcetric power stations - M Tomasino, R Ambrogi and E Ioannilli. Estaurine dynamics and global change - N P Psuty. Oceanography and coastal environmental assessment: Two case studies of different areas in the Tyrrhenian and Adriatic Seas - R Ambrogi, G Queirazza and T Z Sertorio. Impacts of marine recreation in the Americas: How much is too little - how much is too much? - D Walsh. Integrated coastal management (ICM) - an idea whose time has come - J R Schubel, J Gulnick and A Conversi. IFREMER's activities in environmental monitoring - J Jarry. Prediction of aquatic biotoxin potential in fish and shellfish harvesting areas: Ciguatera and diarrheic shellfish poisoning - D L Park. Large marine ecosystems: A new concept in ocean management - T L Laughlin and K Sherman. Xenobiotics in mytilus galloprovincialis as bioindicator in

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