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Endangered oceans : opposing viewpoints

Author: William Dudley
Publisher: San Diego, Calif. : Greenhaven Press, ©1999.
Series: Opposing viewpoints series (Unnumbered)
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Essays discuss the future of the oceans, the state of world fisheries, the impact of global warming, conservation practices, environmental policies, and protecting the whales.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Endangered oceans.
San Diego, Calif. : Greenhaven Press, ©1999
(OCoLC)652467633
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Dudley
ISBN: 0737700637 9780737700633 0737700629 9780737700626
OCLC Number: 40331146
Description: 208 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: The future of the world's oceans and coastal areas is bleak / Kieran Mulvaney --
Hope exists for the future of the world's oceans and coastal areas / Michael Weber and Judith Gradwohl --
The world's ocean fisheries are in a state of collapse / Barry Kent MacKay and Fran Stricker --
The world's ocean fisheries are not in a state of collapse / Michael Parfit --
Sea-level rise caused by global warming is a serious problem / Hans Hanson and Gunnar Lindh --
The threat of rising sea levels caused by global warming is unproven / S. Fred Singer --
International regulations are necessary to protect the world's oceans / Lawrence Juda --
International regulations have failed to protect the world's oceans / Peter H. Pearse --
The Law of the Sea convention should govern the use of ocean resources / Ian Townsend-Gault and Hasjim Djalal --
The Law of the Sea convention should not govern the use of ocean resources / Doug Bandow --
The ocean floor should not be used as a nuclear waste disposal site / Greenpeace --
The ocean floor should be considered for use as a nuclear waste disposal site / Steven Nadis --
The environmental case for banning factory trawlers / Greenpeace --
Factory trawlers should not be banned / Paul MacGregor --
Establishing private ownership of fishing rights can promote sustainable fishing / Birgir Runolfsson --
Alternatives to private ownership can better promote sustainable fishing / Anne Platt McGinn --
Aquaculture can relieve pressure on wild fish populations / Christine Weber Hale --
Aquaculture may not relieve pressure on wild fish populations / Bob Holmes --
Whales are gravely endangered / Elaine Robbins --
The endangered status of whales has been exaggerated / David Andrew Price --
The ban on whale hunting should continue / Greenpeace --
The ban on whale hunting is not justified / William Aron --
Marine theme parks that keep captive whales promote conservation / Alliance of Marine Mammal Parks and Aquariums --
Marine parks that keep captive whales do not promote conservation / The Whale and Dolphin Conservation Society.
Series Title: Opposing viewpoints series (Unnumbered)
Responsibility: William Dudley, book editor.

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Essays discuss the future of the oceans, the state of world fisheries, the impact of global warming, conservation practices, environmental policies, and protecting the whales.

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