Tagged on: Regional Sea Region

Hazardous waste storage and disposal in the south pacific
SPC/SPEC/ESCAP

This report reviews human environment in the south pacific region.


Download: rsrs048a.pdf
Reports and Books
Marine Mammals: Global Plan of Action - UNEP Regional Seas Reports and Studies No. 55
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, United Nations Environment Programme

This report proposes increases public understanding of marine mammals and their conservation varies greatly among human communities.


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Los mamiferos marinos del oceano pacifico sudeste (panama, colombia, ecuador, peru y chile): diagnostico regional
O.Vidal
Download: rsrs142.pdf
Reports and Books
Implications of Climate Change in the ROPME Region: An Overview - UNEP Regional Seas Reports and Studies No. 155
United Nations Environment Programme

This report is an overview of site-specific case studies on the possible impact of predicted climate change on the ecological systems


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Environmental problems of the marine and coastal area of Sri Lanka
A.H.V Sarma

This is the country report on environmental problems in Sri Lanka.


Download: rsrs074.pdf
Ecosystems and Biodiversity in Deep Waters and High Seas
Kristina M. Gjerde

This report summarise facts and options for the conservation and sustainable use of marine
habitats and life forms in deep waters and the open ocean, with a special focus on areas beyond national
jurisdiction.


Download: rsrs178.pdf
Reports and Books
Pesticide Use in the South Pacific: UNEP Regional Seas Reports and Studies No. 89
United Nations Environment Programme

This report help ensure that safe and efficient use of pesticide in the south pacific region.


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Reports and Books
Implications of Expected Climate Changes in the South Pacific Region: An Overview - UNEP Regional Seas Reports and Studies No. 128
J.C Pernetta and P.J Hughes

This report aims to provide overviews and site specific case studies on the possible effects of climate change on the ecosystem.


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Reports and Books, Manuals and Guides
Financing the implementation of regional seas conventions and action plans: A Guide for National Action
United Nations Environment Programme, Global Programme of Action for the Protection of the Marine Environment from Land-based Activities

This report addresses the financing process as a whole: how to determine financing needs, how to choose the plan that best fits these needs, as well as the challenges Regional Seas Programmes will face while moving forward with the next phase of activities.


Download: rsrs180.pdf
Potentail impacts of mining on the Fly River
J.C.Pernetta

This paper outlines the environment in which the mine is situated; details traditional resource use in the area; reviews the history of mine development and evaluates the current situation with regard to waste disposal.


Download: rsrs099.pdf