Title Australian influence in the Antarctic Treaty System; an end or a means?
Author Powell, S.; Jackson, A.
Source Looking South; Australia's Antarctic agenda, edited by L.K. Kriwoken, J. Jabour and A.D. Hemmings, p.38-53, . Publisher: Federation Press, Sydney, N.S.W., Australia. ISBN: 9781862876576
Publication Date 2007
Notes In English Ant. Acc. No: 86532
Index Terms Antarctica; Australia; 1991 Protocol on Environmental Protection to the Antarctic Treaty; Antarctic Treaty; Australasia; Australian Antarctic Territory; conservation; continental shelf; development; environmental management; international cooperation; International Polar Year 2007-08; IPY 2007-08 Education, Outreach and Communication Publications; natural resources; offshore; policy; protection; territorial claims; tourism
Abstract Presents insiders' view of Australia's influence in Antarctic Treaty System, with particular reference to resource potential and environmental protection as discussed at 13th Antarctic Treaty Consultative Meeting (ATCM) in 1985 and at 25th ATCM in 2005. Includes comments on Antarctic Treaty Secretariat; liability annex to Madrid Protocol; claims to Antarctic continental shelf; management of tourism; 2007-08 International Polar Year; and new intercontinental airlink between Hobart and Casey Station, Antarctica.
Publication Type monograph
Record ID 294068