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By Markus J. Kachel

Designations of enormous quite delicate Sea parts (PSSAs) brought on a arguable debate in the foreign Maritime organization (IMO) about the felony foundation of PSSAs, the connection among the IMO’s PSSA guidance and UNCLOS, in addition to the competency of IMO to undertake essential protecting measures in those parts. therefore, IMO performed a assessment strategy which ended in considerably up-to-date guidance followed in past due 2005.

This booklet presents an in depth research of the PSSA directions and protecting measures to be had in PSSAs. Emphasis is put on their criminal foundation and the consequences for coastal states' jurisdiction over vessel-source pollution.

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