The Resource Marine protected areas (MPAs) : federal legal authority, Adam Vann ; Congressional Research Service

Marine protected areas (MPAs) : federal legal authority, Adam Vann ; Congressional Research Service

Label
Marine protected areas (MPAs) : federal legal authority
Title
Marine protected areas (MPAs)
Title remainder
federal legal authority
Statement of responsibility
Adam Vann ; Congressional Research Service
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Recent events, including the release of the President's U.S. Ocean Action Plan and reports issued by the United States Commission on Ocean Policy and the Pew Oceans Commission, have prompted a reexamination of U.S. ocean policy and debate over an "ecosystem approach" to ocean resource management. One proposed mechanism for conserving ocean resources is the Marine Protected Area (MPA), conceptualized as a zoning system for the portions of the ocean under U.S. jurisdiction. This has been highlighted by the issuance of the Revised Draft Framework for Developing the National System of Marine Protected Areas (Draft Framework), issued on March 17, 2008, by the National Marine Protected Areas Center, part of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). The introduction of H.R. 21 in the 110th Congress has also focused attention on the health of ocean resources"--Summary
Member of
Cataloging source
OLA
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Vann, Adam
Government publication
federal national government publication
Index
no index present
LC call number
KZA1065
LC item number
.V35 2009 (Online)
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Library of Congress
Series statement
CRS report for Congress
Series volume
RL32486
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  • Marine parks and reserves
  • Marine resources conservation
  • Fishes
  • Economic zones (Law of the sea)
  • Conservation of natural resources
  • Ocean
  • Conservation of natural resources
  • Economic zones (Law of the sea)
  • Fishes
  • Marine parks and reserves
  • Marine resources conservation
  • Ocean
  • United States
Target audience
specialized
Label
Marine protected areas (MPAs) : federal legal authority, Adam Vann ; Congressional Research Service
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from title screen (viewed May 21, 2009)
  • Updated periodically online
  • "April 28, 2009."
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
282 KB.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 electronic text (PDF file
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
Hein Online
Other physical details
29 pages)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)335420461
  • (OCoLC)ocn335420461
System details
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • System requirements: Internet browser; Adobe Acrobat reader software
Type of computer file
Electronic text data in PDF format.
Label
Marine protected areas (MPAs) : federal legal authority, Adam Vann ; Congressional Research Service
Publication
Note
  • Title from title screen (viewed May 21, 2009)
  • Updated periodically online
  • "April 28, 2009."
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
282 KB.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 electronic text (PDF file
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
Hein Online
Other physical details
29 pages)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)335420461
  • (OCoLC)ocn335420461
System details
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • System requirements: Internet browser; Adobe Acrobat reader software
Type of computer file
Electronic text data in PDF format.

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