Marine spatial planning : a step-by-step approach toward ecosystem-based management

Complete Title: 
Marine spatial planning : a step-by-step approach toward ecosystem-based management
Non IUCN Publication
Abstract: 

During recent years, marine spatial planning (MSP) has been the focus of considerable interest throughout the world, particularly in heavily used marine areas. MSP offers countries an operational framework to maintain the value of their marine biodiversity while at the same time allowing sustainable use of the economic potential of their oceans. Essentially, MSP is an approach that can make key components of ecosystem-based management of marine areas a reality. This guide offers a clear, straightforward step-by-step approach to show you how you can set up and apply MSP. This guide is primarily intended for professionals responsible for the planning and management of marine areas and their resources. It is especially targeted to situations in which time, finances, information and other resources are Iimited.

Monographic Series:

Monographic Series no.: 
53
Imprint: 
Paris : UNESCO, 2009
Physical Description: 
99p. : ill., maps
Publication Year: 
2009
Notes: 

Includes bibliographic references 

Call number:

Number of copies: 
1
Language(s): 
English
Record created: 2017/08/16
Record updated: 2017/08/16