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The future of the oceans

a report to the Club of Rome

by Elisabeth Mann Borgese

  • 112 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Harvest House in Montreal .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ocean bottom -- Law and legislation,
  • United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (1982)

  • Edition Notes

    StatementElisabeth Mann Borgese.
    ContributionsClub of Rome.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJX4426 .B67 1986
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 144 p. :
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2335183M
    ISBN 100887722202
    LC Control Number86224888

    The future of seas and oceans has challenges as well, challenges as various types of pollution, temperature increase, acidification, overfishing, destruction of natural ecosystems, invasive . Additional Physical Format: Online version: Borgese, Elisabeth Mann. Future of the oceans. Montreal: Harvest House, © (OCoLC) Document Type.

    The book's strongest appeal may be the large, crisp full-color photos that fill the pages. These images are worthy of a high-end coffee table book. Luckily Oceans has text that is just as /5(11). Shifting Baselines explores the real-world implications of a groundbreaking idea: we must understand the oceans of the past to protect the oceans of the future. In , acclaimed .

    This open access book features the latest developments in marine research and summarizes peer-reviewed articles and abstracts of the YOUMARES 9 conference written by young marine Brand: Springer International Publishing. The title of this year’s conference is: Building Continents of Knowledge in Oceans of Data – The Future of Co-Created eHealth, and contributions cover a broad range of topics related to the .


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