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The atlas of coasts & oceans : mapping ecosystems, threatened resources and marine conservation

Author: Don Hinrichsen
Publisher: London : Earthscan, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Map : Atlas : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An assessment of the world's coasts and oceans that details the ecological, environmental and economic importance of each and the global challenges we face to manage common waters and the resources they contain before development threatens to destroy the ultimate source of all life on the 'blue planet'.
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Genre/Form: Maps
Material Type: Atlas
Document Type: Map
All Authors / Contributors: Don Hinrichsen
ISBN: 9781849712071 1849712077
OCLC Number: 728830669
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 1 atlas (128 pages) : color illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Cartographic Mathematical Data: Scales differ.
Contents: pt. 1. People and coasts --
pt. 2. Major threats to ocean resources --
pt. 3. Trade, commerce, and tourism --
pt. 4. Climate change --
pt. 5. Seas in conflict --
pt. 6. Management of coastal and marine areas.
Other Titles: Atlas of coasts and oceans :
Responsibility: Don Hinrichsen.

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