California State Lands Commission: Ballast Water Program


Subject:
California: Environment & Energy , California: Law , California: Transportation , California: Animals , California: Science , Coasts , Environmental Protection , Water and California , Boating , Laws , Harbors , Waterways , Plants

Description:
This organization "recommends specific performance standards for the discharge of ballast water into the waters of the state" following international shipping trips. Includes information about measures to prevent nonindigenous (also called exotic) species into the waters of California, shipping rates, legislation, and related information and documents.

Publisher:
State of California

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.slc.ca.gov/Spec_Pub/MFD/Ballast_Water/Ballast_Water_Default.html


PID= res:lii-19281