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The Ross Sea region marine protected area: can it be successfully managed?


Jabour, J and Smith, D, The Ross Sea region marine protected area: can it be successfully managed?, Ocean Yearbook, 32 pp. 190-205. ISSN 2211-6001 (2018) [Refereed Article]

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At the thirty-fifth meeting of the commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR) in Hobart, Australia, in 2006, the members adopted the Ross Sea region marine protection area (MPA)1 for a period of thirty-five years commencing 1 December 2017.2 This signaled the end of one era in CCAMLR conservation of Southern Ocean marine living resources and regulation over access, and the beginning of another-cementing its application of the concept of conservation by advancing the world's largest MPA.

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Item Type:Refereed Article
Keywords:Ross Sea region, marine protected area, CCAMLR
Research Division:Law and Legal Studies
Research Group:International and comparative law
Research Field:International criminal law
Objective Division:Environmental Management
Objective Group:Other environmental management
Objective Field:Other environmental management not elsewhere classified
UTAS Author:Jabour, J (Dr Julia Jabour)
UTAS Author:Smith, D (Ms Smith)
ID Code:126168
Year Published:2018
Web of Science® Times Cited:4
Deposited By:Oceans and Cryosphere
Deposited On:2018-05-28
Last Modified:2018-11-27
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