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Title Arctic science, international law and climate change : legal aspects of marine science in the Arctic Ocean ; Papers from the International Conference at the German Federal Foreign Office in cooperation with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Finland, Berlin, 17/18 March 2011 / Susanne Wasum-Rainer, Ingo Winkelmann, Katrin Tiroch (eds.)
Published Berlin ; New York : Springer, [2012]
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Description 1 online resource (xix, 374 pages) : illustrations (some color), maps (chiefly color)
Series Beiträge zum ausländischen öffentlichen Recht und Völkerrecht, 0172-4770 ; Bd. 235
Beiträge zum ausländischen öffentlichen Recht und Völkerrecht ; Bd. 235. 0172-4770
Contents Climate Change, International Law and Arctic Research -- Legal Aspects of Marine Research in the Arctic Ocean / Guido Westerwelle -- The Arctic: A Test Bench for International Dialogue / Maria Damanaki -- Arctic Science, International Law and Climate Change / Jaakko Laajava -- The Arctic -- a Sentinel for Environmental Processes and Effects / Lars-Otto Reiersen and Simon Wilson -- More Relevant Research for the EU Arctic Policy / Michael Gahler -- Arctic Processes and the Global Climate / Peter Lemke -- Developing and Sustaining an Arctic Ocean Observing System / Keith Alverson -- Recent Russian Marine Research Activities in the Arctic Ocean / Igor Ashik -- Arctic Research in Practice / Uwe Nixdorf -- Arctic Marine Research: The Perspective of a US Practitioner / Larry Mayer -- Environmental Permitting Constraints on Arctic Marine Scientific Research / Bernard Coakley -- Marine Scientific Research in Waters under the Jurisdiction of the Russian Federation / Alexander S. Studenetsky -- Climate Change and Traditional Knowledge / Klemetti Näkkäläjärvi -- Extended Continental Shelf Issues in the Arctic Ocean: A Modern 'Land Grab' Or an Example of Cooperation between the Arctic Coastal States? / Christian Marcussen -- Setting the Stage: The Continental Shelf and Marine Science in the Arctic Ocean / Ted L. McDorman -- Legal Issues of MSR in the Arctic: A Chinese Perspective / Zhiguo Gao -- 'Common Interests' as an Evolving Body of International Law: Applications to Arctic Ocean Stewardship / Paul Arthur Berkman -- The International Seabed Authority and the Arctic / Michael W. Lodge -- The Regime for Marine Scientific Research in the Arctic: Implications of the Absence of Outer Limits of the Continental Shelf beyond 200 Nautical Miles / Alex G. Oude Elferink -- Common Precepts of Marine Scientific Research Access in the Arctic / Betsy Baker -- Climate Change, Marine Science and Delineation of the Continental Shelf / Vladimir Golitsyn -- From the DAMOCLES to ACCESS Projects (Sixth & Seventh EU Framework Programmes 2005-2015) IAOOS -- An Advanced Arctic Ocean Observing System (2011-2019) / Jean-Claude Gascard -- Internationally Coordinated, Cooperative Arctic Marine Science during the Fourth International Polar Year: Lessons for Future Arctic Ocean Science Agreements / Hajo Eicken -- Inuit, Circumpolar Law & Politics, Resource Development / Udloriak Hanson -- Conclusions of the Chair / Susanne Wasum-Rainer
Summary Annotation Developments in the Arctic region are increasingly part of international discussion. The book contains a comprehensive and interdisciplinary analysis of the current problems around marine scientific research in the Arctic region. It combines scientific, legal and policy aspects. The main questions addressed are: ongoing and future Arctic marine research, marine research in the Arctic Ocean in practice, the legal framework, enlarged continental shelves and the freedom of marine science and particularities and challenges of the Arctic region. The contributors are leading experts in the field of politics, law and science
Analysis Law
Climatic changes
Environmental law
International Environmental Law
Environmental Law/Policy/Ecojustice
Climate Change
Subject Marine sciences -- Research -- Law and legislation -- Arctic Ocean -- Congresses.
Marine sciences -- Law and legislation -- Arctic Ocean -- Congresses.
Climatic changes -- Law and legislation -- Arctic Ocean -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Wasum-Rainer, Susanne, 1956-
Winkelmann, Ingo.
Tiroch, Katrin.
International Berlin Conference on Arctic Issues (2nd : 2011 : Berlin, Germany)
ISBN 3642242030 (electronic bk.)
9783642242038 (electronic bk.)