Law of the Sea: Institute Researcher Helps Map Arctic Seafloor


Subject:
Geology , Geography , Regions of the World , Oceans , Polar Regions , Oceans

Description:
This November 2007 article describes techniques used for mapping the Arctic seafloor and continental shelves and the relationship of a scientific expedition mapping the Arctic seafloor and claims by Russia and other countries to ownership of the seafloor (which Russia, Canada, Denmark, Norway, and the United States have potential claims to under the Law of the Sea Convention). From the Jackson School of Geosciences, University of Texas at Austin.

Publisher:
Jackson School of Geosciences, University of Texas at Austin

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.jsg.utexas.edu/news/feats/2007/law_of_sea.html


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