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LOSC, offshore resources and Australian marine policy

Evans, N. (1996) LOSC, offshore resources and Australian marine policy. Marine Policy, 20 (3). pp. 223-227.

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The approach taken by Australia to the Law of the Sea Convention coming into force has been to implement those Articles related to the exploitation of EEZ resources. A Senate committee has begun a high-level inquiry in response to this limited implementation of LOSC. The inquiry signals to the government that its approach towards LOSC is unacceptable, and provides the opportunity to establish a comprehensive oceans policy regime.

Item Type: Journal Article
Murdoch Affiliation(s): School of Environmental Science
Publisher: Butterworth and Co
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