Coastal Waters


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Coastal Waters

 

in international law, a strip of sea of defined width along the coast of a state, over which its jurisdiction extends. The most common term is “territorial waters.”

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the crowd that never stops trying to give the energy industry carte blanche access to this nation's coastal waters.
A total of 33,474 specimens were collected (5,780 in coastal waters and 27,694 inside the lagoon).
Governor Schwarzenegger has truly taken a leadership role to protect our oceans, and Proposition 84 provides unprecedented funding to help implement the Governor's vision for clean, well-maintained coastal waters," said Michael Mantell, Campaign Chairman for Proposition 84.
The Spanish are opposing the fact that their fishermen are only allowed to stray into French coastal waters, of between six and 12 miles from the shoreline, at certain times of the year and then to fish only sardines and anchovies as far as 46" 08' north.
Community members, fishermen, businesses, and other individuals are able to influence the decisions that affect the future of the coastal waters upon which they live and depend.
The results show that environmental exposure to the urbanized coastal waters off Greater Los Angeles does in fact result in endocrine disruption.
Marine Minister Frank Fahey wants stern measures implemented to make coastal waters less hazardous.
Like King's dead zone, a visit to this one also offers a glimpse of the future--an unpleasant vision of what may be the future of America's coastal waters.
officially launched its Pure Water 2000 national water clean-up campaign with a five-year/$100,000 commitment toward the restoration of the coastal waters around New York City.
Research and experience with the Trust's sailing voyages in British coastal waters have shown that the idea works.
But there's a problem: Many of the chemicals we introduce into the environment eventually work themselves into lakes, streams, and coastal waters.
The coastal waters of the 125-mile-plus island chain, including its shallow water flats, mangrove islets and coral reefs, are protected under the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary.
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