|Statement||Robert B. Ditton.|
|Series||WIS-SG -- 72-211., Technical report - University of Wisconsin Sea Grant Program -- no. 11., Technical report (University of Wisconsin--Madison. Sea Grant Program) -- no. 11.|
|Contributions||University of Wisconsin--Madison. Sea Grant Program.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||11 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||11|
Marine Resource Economics (MRE) publishes creative and scholarly economic analyses of a range of issues related to natural resource use in the global marine environment. The scope of the journal includes conceptual and empirical investigations aimed at . Recreational and Social Values of the Coast but the activities of recreational fishers can have various other impacts on the coast. Irresponsible boating practices can lead to the spread of marine pests and discharge of pollutants and litter into coastal waters; inappropriate access to fishing spots through dunes and beaches and ad-hoc. resources and marine life, hazards to human health, hindrance to marine activities, including fishing and other legitimate uses of the sea, impairment of quality for use of sea water and reduction of amenities. • Article UNCLOS – states must “prevent, reduce and control pollution of the marine environment from land based sources ” Coastal tourism & recreation dominated both employment and GDP in the ocean economy sectors with million jobs (75%) of employment and nearly $70 billion (51%) of GDP Marine transportation had the second largest GDP, with $ billion, 20% of the ocean economy 1 2 National Ocean Economics Program.
A host of geographers, anthropologists, and social scientists critique contemporary fisheries management for its overreliance on technocratic and quantitative information that may oversimplify, misrepresent, and in some cases ignore human relationships to the marine environment (Campbell et al., , Johannes, , Nader, , St. Martin. Marine resources are all materials and attributes found in seas or oceans that are considered to have value, both intrinsic and monetary. This includes the diversity of species, fish and seafood. The marine and coastal resources of South Africa are a rich and diverse national asset, providing important economic and social opportunities for the human population, which, in turn, has developed a strong reliance on these resources for commercial opportunity and gain, food, recreation, and transport. Regular assessments of the state of the marine environment, including socio-economic aspects, were needed as a basis for decision making. and economic activities had placed immense pressures.
Measuring the economic, social, cultural and environmental value of Marine Protected Areas in New South Wales Julia Mayo-Ramsay Keywords Marine protected areas, marine parks, economic, social, cultural effect, aboriginal, marine environment. Abstract New South Wales has a system of Marine Protected Areas (MPA) which encompasses. management of marine resources, including fisheries, aquaculture and tourism.” The World Bank Group and UN DESA were appointed as co-conveners of IPWG 6. The membership of the working group includes: The World Bank Group (WBG), UN Depart - ment of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA), UN Environment, Food and Agriculture Orga -. Impacts on marine environment The most visible and disturbing impacts of marine plastics are the ingestion, suffocation and entanglement of hundreds of marine species. Marine wildlife such as seabirds, whales, fishes and turtles, mistake plastic waste for prey, and most die of starvation as their stomachs are filled with plastic debris. The importance of preserving the marine environment; Standards applied by some countries may be inappropriate and of unwarranted economic and social cost to other countries, in particular developing countries. Coastal States should explore the scope for expanding recreational and tourist activities based on marine living resources.