Exclusive economic zone
An exclusive economic zone (EEZ) is a sea zone prescribed by the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea over which a state has special rights regarding the exploration and use of marine resou...
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Highly migratory species
Many types of fish migrate on a regular basis, on time scales ranging from daily to annually or longer, and over distances ranging from a few metres to thousands of kilometres. Fish usually migrate t...
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Australian Whale Sanctuary
The Australian Whale Sanctuary was established in 1999 to protect dolphins and whales from hunting. The non-contiguous zone includes the Australia's Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ), which is the area 20...
Polish EEZ
The Polish Exclusive Economic Zone (Polish EEZ) has the area of 30,533 km. within the Baltic Sea.It includes the following bathymetric basins: Bornholm Basin (part, max. depth 95 m within Polish ...
Portugal's EEZ
Portugal has the 3rd largest Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) of the EU and the 10th largest EEZ in the world, at 3,877,408 km.
Portugal submitted a claim to extend its jurisdiction over additio...
Howland and Baker islands
Howland and Baker islands are two nearby uninhabited U.S. atolls in the Equatorial Pacific that are wildlife refuges, the larger of which is Howland Island:In addition to the article title, there are ...
Howland Island
Location of Howland Island in the Pacific OceanHowland Island /ˈhaʊlənd/ is an uninhabited coral island located just north of the equator in the central Pacific Ocean, about 1,700 nautical miles (3,10...
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Ecological and Fisheries Protection Zone
The Ecological and Fisheries Protection Zone (Croatian: Zaštićeni ekološko-ribolovni pojas, ZERP) is a protected fishing area over Croatia's Exclusive Economic Zone.ZERP was initiated by the Croat...
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Baker Island
Baker Island /ˈbeɪkər/ is an uninhabited atoll located just north of the equator in the central Pacific Ocean about 3,090 km (1,920 mi) southwest of Honolulu. The island lies almost halfway ...
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Under a Jarvis Moon
Under a Jarvis Moon is a 2010 documentary film about the young men, mostly of Hawaiian origin, sent in the 1930s and 1940s to colonize the Line Island of Jarvis and the Phoenix Islands of Howland and...
Exclusive economic zone of islands
Certain islands have an Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) around them, that is, an area within which the state governing the island has special rights to exploit marine resources. In some cases, disputes ...
Straddling stock
Fish stocks are subpopulations of a particular species of fish, for which intrinsic parameters (growth, recruitment, mortality and fishing mortality) are traditionally regarded as the significant fac...
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Exclusive economic zone of New Zealand
New Zealand's exclusive economic zone covers 4,083,744 km, which is approximately fifteen times the land area of the country. Sources vary significantly on the size of New Zealand's EEZ; for exam...
Bonn Convention
The Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals - more commonlyabbreviated to just the Convention on Migratory Species (CMS) or the Bonn Convention-aims to conserve terrestrial...