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Title Semi-enclosed seas : exchange of environmental experiences between Mediterranean and Caribbean countries / edited by Paolo Fabbri and Giuliano Fierro.
Imprint London ; New York : Elsevier Applied Science, 1992.

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Description 1 online resource (xi, 153 pages) : illustrations, maps
Note "To commemorate the quincentenary of the discovery of the Americas"--Half title page.
"Published with the collaboration of Ente Colombo '92, Genoa, Italy"--Half title page.
"International Meeting on UNEP Regional Programmes in the Mediterranean and Caribbean Seas, Genoa, Italy, 12-14 February 1992"--Page xi.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Print version record.
Subject Marine pollution -- Mediterranean Region -- Congresses.
Marine pollution -- Caribbean Area -- Congresses.
Caribbean Area.
Mediterranean Region.
Genre Conference papers and proceedings.
Electronic books.
Contents Cover -- SEMI-ENCLOSED SEAS -- FOREWORD -- PREFACE -- CONTENTS -- INTERNATIONAL MEETING ON UNEP REGIONAL PROGRAMMES IN THE MEDITERRANEAN AND CARIBBEAN SEAS Genoa, Italy, 12-14 February 1992 -- THE REGIONAL PROGRAMME ON ASSESSMENT AND CONTROL OF MARINE POLLUTION (CEPPOL) OF THE CARIBBEAN ENVIRONMENT PROGRAMME -- Mediterranean Water Quality: The Mediterranean Action Plan and its Environmental Assessment Component -- INTRODUCTION -- THE MEDITERRANEAN ACTION PLAN AND ITS ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT COMPONENT (MED POL) -- MED POL-PHASE II -- STATE OF POLLUTION -- CONCLUSIONS -- REFERENCES -- PREDICTED SEA-LEVEL RISE IN THE WIDER CARIBBEAN: LIKELY CONSEQUENCES AND RESPONSE OPTIONS -- 1.0 THE COASTS OF THE WIDER CARIBBEAN: THEIR SIGNIFICANCE IN NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT -- 2.0 SEA-LEVEL RISE: CURRENT PREDICTIONS -- 3.0 VULNERABILITY TO SEA-LEVEL RISE: DEFINING THE CRITERIA FOR THE WIDER CARIBBEAN -- 4.0 EFFECTS OF SEA-LEVEL RISE ON WIDER CARIBBEAN -- 5.0 RESPONSE OPTIONS FOR WIDER CARIBBEAN -- 6.0 THE WAY FORWARD -- REFERENCES -- SEA LEVEL RISE IN THE MEDITERRANEAN REGION LIKELY CONSEQUENCES AND RESPONSE OPTIONS -- SUMMARY -- INTRODUCTION -- GLOBAL WARMING AND SEA LEVEL RISE -- THE MEDITERRANEAN COASTAL ZONE -- SEA-LEVEL VARIATIONS -- SEA LEVEL versus AIR TEMPERATURE CHANGES -- THE PROBLEM OF ASSESSING FUTURE CONSEQUENCES -- AN ESTIMATION OF FUTURE SLR IMPACTS -- THE ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL CONSEQUENCES OF SLR -- RESPONSES AND POLICY OPTIONS -- THE WAY FORWARD -- CONCLUSIONS -- REFERENCES -- COASTAL ZONE MANAGEMENT EXPERIENCE OF MEDITERRANEAN ACTION PLAN-UNEP -- PREFACE -- SOME BASIC FACTS ON THE MEDITERRANEAN ACTION PLAN-UNITED NATIONS ENVIRONMENT PROGRAMME (UNEP) -- MARINE RESOURCES AND COASTAL ZONES -- INTEGRATED COASTAL ZONE MANAGEMENT -- MAP COASTAL AREA MANAGEMENT PROGRAMMES (MAP CAMPs) -- REFERENCES -- FINAL RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE INTERNATIONAL MEETING.
Other Author Fabbri, Paolo, 1948-
Fierro, Giuliano.
Ente Colombo '92.
Other Title Print version: Semi-enclosed seas. London ; New York : Elsevier Applied Science, 1992 1851668497