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The Resource Endangered oceans : [opposing viewpoints], Louise I. Gerdes, book editor

Endangered oceans : [opposing viewpoints], Louise I. Gerdes, book editor

Label
Endangered oceans : [opposing viewpoints]
Title
Endangered oceans
Title remainder
[opposing viewpoints]
Statement of responsibility
Louise I. Gerdes, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
292894
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
333.95/616
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 10
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gerdes, Louise I.
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints series Unnumbered
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Marine resources conservation
  • Marine pollution
  • Ocean
Label
Endangered oceans : [opposing viewpoints], Louise I. Gerdes, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 222-224) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • What threatens the world's oceans? Human activities threaten the world's oceans / Baha'i International Community ; The threat to the world's oceans can be overcome / Jack Sterne and David Wilmot ; Loss of coral reefs threatens the world's oceans / Peter N. Spotts ; Efforts to protect the world's coral reefs are progressing / Timothy R. E. Keeney ; Overfishing threatens the world's oceans / Ben Carmichael ; The threat posed by overfishing is exaggerated / Jim Hutchinson Jr. ; Runoff pollution threatens the world's oceans / Kenneth R. Weiss ; Acidification threatens the world's oceans / Usha Lee McFarling -- What ocean policies are best? Federal regulations are necessary to reduce cruise ship pollution / Sam Farr ; Voluntary efforts are adequate to reduce cruise ship pollution / Michael Crye ;
  • Ocean iron fertilization may reduce global warming's impact / Dan Whaley, Margaret Leinen, and Kevin Whilden ; Ocean iron fertilization will not reduce global warming's impact / Andrew Myers ; The United States should ratify the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea / Benjamin Friedman and Daniel Friedman ; The United States should not ratify the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea / Frank J. Gaffney Jr. -- What strategies would best promote sustainable fishing? Aquaculture will fill the gap in the seafood supply / William T. Hogarth ; Aquaculture practices are inefficient / Ken Hinman ; Banning bottom trawling would protect deep sea ecology / Joshua Reichert ; Expecting fishing technologies to have no ecological impact is unreasonable / Nils Stolpe ; Marine reserves will preserve dwindling fish stocks / Bijal P. Trivedi ;
  • Marine reserves will not stop destructive fishing practices / National Coalition for Marine Conservation ; Individual fishing quotas benefit U.S. fisheries / Ronald Bailey ; Individual fishing quotas do not benefit U.S. fisheries / Food & Water Watch -- What impact do human activities have on marine mammals? The commercial whaling ban is necessary to protect endangered species / Ben Macintyre ; Whaling can be sustainable when properly managed / Philip Armour ; Antisubmarine sonar harms marine mammals / Dick Russell ; Antisubmarine sonar has adequate safeguards to protect marine mammals / Donald C. Winter ; Keeping marine mammals in captivity is cruel exploitation / Humane Society of the United States ; Keeping marine mammals in captivity promotes conservation / Alliance of Marine Mammal Parks and Aquariums
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
234 pages
Isbn
9780737742114
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008036462
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn213444271
  • OCoLC
Label
Endangered oceans : [opposing viewpoints], Louise I. Gerdes, book editor
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 222-224) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • What threatens the world's oceans? Human activities threaten the world's oceans / Baha'i International Community ; The threat to the world's oceans can be overcome / Jack Sterne and David Wilmot ; Loss of coral reefs threatens the world's oceans / Peter N. Spotts ; Efforts to protect the world's coral reefs are progressing / Timothy R. E. Keeney ; Overfishing threatens the world's oceans / Ben Carmichael ; The threat posed by overfishing is exaggerated / Jim Hutchinson Jr. ; Runoff pollution threatens the world's oceans / Kenneth R. Weiss ; Acidification threatens the world's oceans / Usha Lee McFarling -- What ocean policies are best? Federal regulations are necessary to reduce cruise ship pollution / Sam Farr ; Voluntary efforts are adequate to reduce cruise ship pollution / Michael Crye ;
  • Ocean iron fertilization may reduce global warming's impact / Dan Whaley, Margaret Leinen, and Kevin Whilden ; Ocean iron fertilization will not reduce global warming's impact / Andrew Myers ; The United States should ratify the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea / Benjamin Friedman and Daniel Friedman ; The United States should not ratify the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea / Frank J. Gaffney Jr. -- What strategies would best promote sustainable fishing? Aquaculture will fill the gap in the seafood supply / William T. Hogarth ; Aquaculture practices are inefficient / Ken Hinman ; Banning bottom trawling would protect deep sea ecology / Joshua Reichert ; Expecting fishing technologies to have no ecological impact is unreasonable / Nils Stolpe ; Marine reserves will preserve dwindling fish stocks / Bijal P. Trivedi ;
  • Marine reserves will not stop destructive fishing practices / National Coalition for Marine Conservation ; Individual fishing quotas benefit U.S. fisheries / Ronald Bailey ; Individual fishing quotas do not benefit U.S. fisheries / Food & Water Watch -- What impact do human activities have on marine mammals? The commercial whaling ban is necessary to protect endangered species / Ben Macintyre ; Whaling can be sustainable when properly managed / Philip Armour ; Antisubmarine sonar harms marine mammals / Dick Russell ; Antisubmarine sonar has adequate safeguards to protect marine mammals / Donald C. Winter ; Keeping marine mammals in captivity is cruel exploitation / Humane Society of the United States ; Keeping marine mammals in captivity promotes conservation / Alliance of Marine Mammal Parks and Aquariums
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
234 pages
Isbn
9780737742114
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008036462
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn213444271
  • OCoLC

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