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Main Title Challenges to international waters : regional assessments in a global perspective /
Publisher United Nations Environment Programme,
Year Published 2006
OCLC Number 65181834
ISBN 9189584473; 9789189584471
Subjects Marine pollution. ; Water--Pollution. ; Water-supply. ; Eutrophication. ; Global environmental change. ; Fishes--Conservation.
Internet Access
Description Access URL
http://www.giwa.net/publications/finalreport/giwa_final_report.pdf
http://bibpurl.oclc.org/web/17480
http://www.giwa.net/publications/finalreport/
http://www.unep.org/dewa/giwa/publications/finalreport/giwa_final_report.pdf
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EJBM  GC1085.C43 2006 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 03/22/2006
Collation 120 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Notes
The GIWA final report. Includes bibliographical references (page 92).
Contents Notes
Introduction -- Freshwater shortage -- Pollution -- Overfishing and other threats to aquatic living resources -- Habitat and community modification -- Conclusions. This publication provides a comprehensive review of the most important findings from the regional reports. It summarizes the major transboundary concerns and their environmental and socio-economic impacts. To better understand these concerns and develop solutions to address them, the Report identifies the root causes and draws policy relevant conclusions. It also outlines knowledge gaps which impede the sustainable management of international waters.