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Published: 08 February 2017

310 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198766094

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The Continental Shelf Beyond 200 Nautical Miles

Rights and Responsibilities

Joanna Mossop

  • Provides an overview of the legal rights and duties of coastal States in relation to the extended continental shelf
  • Offers analysis of legal issues surrounding activities associated with the extended continental shelf including; fishing, oil, gas and mineral exploitation, bioprospecting and marine scientific research
  • Discusses environmental protections related to the extended continental shelf
  • Explores the history of the negotiations of the 1958 Continental Shelf Convention and the 1982 Law of the Sea Convention to interpret the provisions applying to the extended continental shelf

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