Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-20 of 25 items

  • Keywords: continental shelf x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Submissions to the Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf in Cases of Unresolved Land and Maritime Disputes: The Significance of Article 76(10) of the Convention on the Law of the Sea

Constance Johnson and Alex G Oude Elferink

in The Law of the Sea: Progress and Prospects

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199299614
eISBN:
9780191714887
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199299614.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

At the start of the negotiations at the Third United Nations Conference on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS III, 1973-1982), the law concerning the outer limits of the continental shelf was ill-defined, ... More


The Continental Shelf

O.P. Sharma

in The International Law of the Sea: India and the UN Convention of 1982

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780198060000
eISBN:
9780199081981
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198060000.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter discusses the concept of the continental shelf which has global importance because of its mineral and other resources such as oil. This concept of rights over submerged lands beyond ... More


Towards an International Law for the Conservation of Offshore Hydrocarbon Resources within the Continental Shelf?

David M Ong

in The Law of the Sea: Progress and Prospects

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199299614
eISBN:
9780191714887
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199299614.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

The evolution of the modern international law of the sea has been particularly sensitive to, and influenced by, developments in scientific knowledge and technology. An obvious example of this is in ... More


The Permanent Limits of the Continental Shelf

Kate Purcell

in Geographical Change and the Law of the Sea

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2020
ISBN:
9780198743644
eISBN:
9780191803796
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198743644.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Environmental and Energy Law

This chapter traces the development of the regime of the continental shelf. It challenges the claim that UNCLOS Article 76(9) exceptionally secures the limits of the continental shelf against ... More


Fundamental Principle of “Without Prejudice” in Submissions to the United Nations Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf (UNCLCS) in East, South, West and North Africa

Barbara Kwiatkowska

in THE GLOBAL COMMUNITY YEARBOOK OF INTERNATIONAL LAW AND JURISPRUDENCE: Global Trends: Law, Policy & Justice Essays in Honour of Professor Giuliana Ziccardi Capaldo

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199332304
eISBN:
9780190259815
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199332304.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

The UN Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf (CLCS) is an international treaty body formed pursuant to Annex II of the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS) and composed of ... More


Models for State Ownership on the Norwegian Continental Shelf

Ulf Hammer

in Property and the Law in Energy and Natural Resources

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199579853
eISBN:
9780191722745
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199579853.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Environmental and Energy Law

Since the early 1970s, state ownership has been an important element in the management of petroleum resources on the Norwegian Continental Shelf (NCS). In recent years however, important developments ... More


Biogeochemical Processes on the Amazon Shelf: Changes in Dissolved and Particulate Fluxes During River/Ocean Mixing

David J. DeMaster and Robert C. Aller

in The Biogeochemistry of the Amazon Basin

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195114317
eISBN:
9780197561140
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195114317.003.0020
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Geochemistry

The immense discharge of the Amazon River causes river/ocean mixing to take place out on the continental shelf instead of within a drowned river valley, as in many smaller dispersal systems ... More


Geography in the Law of the Sea

Kate Purcell

in Geographical Change and the Law of the Sea

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2020
ISBN:
9780198743644
eISBN:
9780191803796
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198743644.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Environmental and Energy Law

This chapter examines the role of geography in the law as a logically prior step to an investigation of the implications of geographical change for maritime jurisdiction. It draws out the symbolic ... More


Maritime Boundary Delimitation: Where Do We Go From Here?

Malcolm D Evans

in The Law of the Sea: Progress and Prospects

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199299614
eISBN:
9780191714887
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199299614.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

The equidistance versus equitable principles debate with respect to maritime boundaries was a controversial topic during the Third United Nations Conference on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS III). ... More


Paleogeography and Sea Level Positions on the Southeastern U.S. Continental Margin Since the LGM: Implications to Potential Habitation Sites

M. Scott Harris

in Early Human Life on the Southeastern Coastal Plain

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781683400349
eISBN:
9781683401001
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683400349.003.0005
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

Southeastern U.S. sea level curves are presented, showing that at LGM there was an increase of 25% to 50% more Coastal Plain exposed than there was available for Paleoamericans. Using GIA-corrected ... More


The Protection of Underwater Cultural Heritage: Article 303 and the UNESCO Convention

Tullio Scovazzi

in The Law of the Sea: Progress and Prospects

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199299614
eISBN:
9780191714887
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199299614.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

On November 6, 2001, the Convention on the Protection of the Underwater Cultural Heritage (CPUCH) was signed in Paris, France, with the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural ... More


The Exclusive Economic Zone

O.P. Sharma

in The International Law of the Sea: India and the UN Convention of 1982

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780198060000
eISBN:
9780199081981
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198060000.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter elaborates the concept of the exclusive economic zone (EEZ), created in response to the contemporary need for the economic development of coastal States. Issues such as the legal status ... More


Introductory Note: The International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea in 2012

Tullio Treves

in The Global Community Yearbook of International Law and Jurisprudence 2013, Volume I

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199388660
eISBN:
9780190271886
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199388660.003.0013
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

In 2012 the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea took decisions in three cases. The most important was the Judgment on the Bay of Bengal case between Bangladesh and Myanmar, the first ... More


Introductory Note: The Jurisprudence of the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea in 2017

Tullio Treves

in The Global Community Yearbook of International Law and Jurisprudence 2018

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780190072506
eISBN:
9780190072520
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190072506.003.0020
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This Note focuses on the Judgment handed out by a special Chamber of the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea (ITLOS) in a dispute concerning delimitation of maritime areas between Ghana and ... More


Fluidity in Maritime Boundaries: The Law of the Sea Treaties

Kate Purcell

in Geographical Change and the Law of the Sea

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2020
ISBN:
9780198743644
eISBN:
9780191803796
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198743644.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Environmental and Energy Law

This chapter investigates what, if anything, the law of the sea treaties have to say about the implications of geographical change for interstate maritime boundaries. It draws attention to a ... More


Abandonment of Energy Sites and Structures: Relevant International Law*

Rosalyn Higgins Dbe Qc

in Themes and Theories

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198262350
eISBN:
9780191682322
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198262350.003.0047
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

The legal regulation of the offshore abandonment of structures and installations on the continental shelf is determined by international law. Onshore, international law scarcely touches abandonment ... More


Russian Flag at the North Pole

Rosemary Rayfuse

in International Law's Objects

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780198798200
eISBN:
9780191858642
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198798200.003.0035
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

Russia’s planting of a flag on the seabed at the North Pole in 2007 set off a flurry of concern about its maritime and territorial ambitions and the potential for international conflict in the ... More


Surface Waters

LARRY G. ALLEN and JEFFREY N. CROSS

in The Ecology of Marine Fishes: California and Adjacent Waters

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520246539
eISBN:
9780520932470
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520246539.003.0012
Subject:
Biology, Aquatic Biology

The epipelagic realm technically encompasses the upper 200 m of the ocean beyond the continental shelf, world-wide. It is easily the largest habitat off California and the home of 40% of the species ... More


Oil and Gas Law: Current Practice & Emerging Trends

Greg Gordon, John Paterson, and Emre Usenmez (eds)

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9781845861018
eISBN:
9781474406239
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781845861018.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This highly successful bookbrings together academic and practicing lawyers to consider the key legalissues facing the United Kingdom as it becomes a progressively more mature hydrocarbon province. ... More


Petroleum Licensing

Greg Gordon

in Oil and Gas Law: Current Practice & Emerging Trends

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9781845861018
eISBN:
9781474406239
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781845861018.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter considers the licensing regime that exists for permitting the exploration for and development of oil and gas within Great Britain and on the UKCS. It discusses the evolution of the ... More


View: