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Advances in the Science and Technology of Ocean Management

Edited By: HD Smith

240 pages, Figs, tabs.


Hardback | Dec 1992 | #11151 | ISBN: 0415038170
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The last two decades have seen unprecedented developments in marine science and technology. For example large scale, international, scientific programmes have emerged for monitoring the state of the ocean environment. This book reviews their importance in ocean management, their application to specific uses and the long-term general issues raised.


1. Introduction H.D. Smith PART I TECHNICAL DEVELOPMENTS 2. Fish Charting for Trawlers and Fishermen K. Knox 3. Integration of Digital Navigation Information into Multiple Use Databases G.L. Haskins 4. Database Management in the Production of Climatic Oceanography P. Wainwright, C.S. Barr 5. Oceanographic Modelling J.M. Huthnance PART II THE MANAGEMENT OF INDIVIDUAL USES: BIOLOGICAL RESOURCES AND ENVIRONMENT 6. Marine Fish Farming in the UK - a Challenge for the l990s A.G. Hopper, M.J.S. Gillespie 7. Deep Abyssal Plains: Do They Offer a Viable Option for the Disposal for Large Bulk, Low Toxicity Waste? M.V. Angel 8. The Law of Marine Nature Conservation in the United Kingdom J.N.K. Gibson PART III THE MANAGEMENT OF INDIVIDUAL USES: MINERAL RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT 9. Management of UK Marine Dredging F.G. Parrish l0. A Regional Extraction Plan for the Dutch Part of the Continental Shelf P.G.J. Davies 11. Research and Technology Requirements for the Evaluation of the Potential of Deep Sea Polymetallic Sulphate Deposits J. Yates PART IV DEVELOPMENTS IN GENERAL MANAGEMENT: STRATEGIC DECISION MAKING 12. Technology Strategy in Ocean Management A.F. Richards 13. The Canadian Coastal Sediment Study: A Review of a Major Scientific, Research and Engineering Programme D.A. Huntley 14. The Management of Data Gathering Programmes K.R. Deeming PART V DEVELOPMENTS IN GENERAL MANAGEMENT: REGIONAL CONTEXTS 15. The Integration of Coastal and Sea Use Management J.E. Halliday, H.D. Smith l6. Sea Use Planning and Fish Farms in Scotland: a Case Study R. Earll, A. Ross, S. Gubbay l6. Integrated Fisheries Management Models: Understanding the Limits to Marine Resource Exploitation J. McGlade, R. McGarvey

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