Title Antarctica; legal and environmental challenges for the future
Author Triggs, G. (editor); Riddell, A. (editor)
Source 437p. . Publisher: British Institute of International and Comparative Law, London, United Kingdom. ISBN: 9781905221097
Publication Date 2007
Notes In English. Individual papers within scope are cited separately Ant. Acc. No: 88475
Index Terms Antarctica; Southern Ocean; Antarctic Treaty; Antarctic Treaty Secretariat; associations; damage; environmental effects; fisheries; human activity; international cooperation; International Polar Year 2007- 08; IPY 2007-08 Education, Outreach and Communication Publications; legislation; policy; pollution; symposia; tourism
Abstract Collection of 8 papers presented at conference held in Edinburgh to coincide with 29th Antarctic Treaty Consultative Meeting in 2006. Topics include illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing in Southern Ocean; vessel- based pollution; legal regime for navigation through ice-covered waters; operation of Antarctic Treaty Secretariat; liability of operators and States for environmental damage; and tourism. Texts of international treaties relevant to Antarctic Treaty System are printed in appendices, as is transcript of January 2007 House of Lords debate on International Polar Year 2007- 08
Publication Type monograph
Record ID 300156