Marine Mammal Conservation and the Law of the Sea by Cameron S. G. Jefferies

By Cameron S. G. Jefferies

Marine mammal conservation continues to be a hot-button overseas environmental factor, yet development in the direction of addressing key conservation and administration matters inside latest governance structures-most particularly the overseas Whaling Commission-has stalled. Cameron Jefferies bargains a clean examine the way forward for overseas marine mammal administration in a manner that advances the continuing conversation surrounding UNCLOS implementation and powerful dwelling marine source administration, whereas utilizing the great rational decision-making version as a theoretical framework.

Marine Mammal Conservation and the legislations of the Sea lays out and reviews the marine mammal regulatory panorama. It introduces the rational conservation version, and information the trendy threats to marine mammals, together with weather switch, by-catch, environmental pollutants, send moves. subsequent, it discusses thoughts for reform less than UNCLOS and present treaties, and eventually introduces a brand new holistic treaty regime in accordance with the rational dialog version, dependent partially at the UN Fish shares contract. This e-book will attract students, practitioners, and policymakers throughout public overseas legislation, diplomacy, political technology, and environmental coverage within the educational, governmental, IO, and NGO spheres.

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