The Northern Sea Route as a Shipping Lane

Expectations and Reality

Author: Tadeusz Pastusiak

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 3319418343

Category: Science

Page: 219

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This book analyses the current and future viability of the Northern Sea Route as a stable transport route for the international transit traffic between Europe and the Far East. It includes the present conditions, defining and evaluating viability factors for using the Northern Sea Route (NSR). The book makes a projection for NSR in the future, taking into account the climatic change in the Arctic findings presented in the IPCC report. This study, based on the author’s PhD thesis, analyses meteorological, hydrologic, bathymetric and other data for the evaluation of the navigation criteria. It is intended for a wide spectrum of readers, from students and scientists of Earth sciences and polar geography, navigation, political science researchers and politicians interested in Arctic affairs.
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Governance of Arctic Shipping

Balancing Rights and Interests of Arctic States and User States

Author: Robert C. Beckman,Tore Henriksen,Christine Dalaker Kraabel,Erik J. Molenaar,J. Ashley Roach

Publisher: BRILL

ISBN: 9004339388

Category: Law

Page: 472

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Governance of Arctic Shipping: Balancing Rights and Interests of Arctic States and User States examines potential cooperative mechanisms for balancing rights and interests of Arctic States and user States in light of experiences with Southeast Asian cooperative mechanisms.
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Handbook of Research on International Collaboration, Economic Development, and Sustainability in the Arctic

Author: Erokhin, Vasilii,Gao, Tianming,Zhang, Xiuhua

Publisher: IGI Global

ISBN: 1522569553

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 703

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Global interest in the exploration of the Arctic has been growing rapidly. As the Arctic becomes a global resource base and trade corridor between the continents, it is crucial to identify the dangers that such a boom of extractive industries and transport routes may bring on the people and the environment. The Handbook of Research on International Collaboration, Economic Development, and Sustainability in the Arctic discusses the perspectives and major challenges of the investment collaboration and development and commercial use of trade routes in the Arctic. Featuring research on topics such as agricultural production, environmental resources, and investment collaboration, this book is ideally designed for policymakers, business leaders, and environmental researchers seeking coverage on new practices and solutions in the sphere of achieving sustainability in economic exploration of the Artic region.
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Earth's Landscape: An Encyclopedia of the World's Geographic Features [2 volumes]

An Encyclopedia of the World's Geographic Features

Author: Joyce A. Quinn,Susan L. Woodward

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN: 1610694465

Category: Nature

Page: 877

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This unusual encyclopedia brings together in-depth information on more than 450 natural geographic features from around the world and offers an array of creative tools to promote critical thinking and classroom discussion. • Provides a one-stop reference for students of geography and environmental and earth sciences • Offers global coverage of diverse features, whether terrestrial, aquatic, geological, ecological, or physiographic • Includes an overview of the various kinds of landforms of the world, how they are formed, and how they continue to change over time • Explains each feature's origins and significance, as well as major environmental issues in which it's involved • Indicates the importance of features to the development of Western science and contemporary scientific thought in fields such as evolutionary biology, paleontology, plate tectonics, and climate change • Features a "Top 10s Appendix" to provoke student interest through statistics such as the tallest mountains, largest lakes, and longest rivers
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The Management of Marine Regions

The North Pacific : an Analysis of Issues Relating to Fisheries, Marine Transportation, Marine Scientific Research, and Multiple Use Conditions and Conflicts

Author: Edward L. Miles

Publisher: Univ of California Press

ISBN: 9780520044586

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 656

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This book and an accompanying atlas complete the first phase of the North Pacific Project. The Project seeks to identify and describe in detail the major marine policy problems of the North Pacific region. Divided into parts:- Living resources in the North Pacific; Marine transportation on the North Pacific; Marine scientific research in the North Pacific; Multiple use conditions and conflicts of the North Pacific.
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Niles' Weekly Register

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

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Containing political, historical, geographical, scientifical, statistical, economical, and biographical documents, essays and facts: together with notices of the arts and manu factures, and a record of the events of the times.
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Fairplay

Solutions, with Newbuildings

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Ship registers

Page: N.A

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