Essays about: "Marine conflict"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 11 essays containing the words Marine conflict.


    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Noor Nooraddin; [2020]
    Keywords : Wind power; offshore wind power acceptance; offshore wind and fishermen; Norway;

    Abstract : This Thesis aims to explore how the opening of offshore wind power development blocks in Norway results in conflicts between fishermen and the offshore wind industry. The goal is to identify synergies between the two maritime sectors which may be used in future consultation phases. READ MORE

  2. 2. ”Human uses carefully managed” : A critical discourse analysis of the Chagos Marine Protected Area

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för tema

    Author : Axel Hallgren; [2018]
    Keywords : large-scale marine protected areas; political ecology; biopolitics; human-nature relationship; territorialization; critical discourse analysis; chagos marine protected area;

    Abstract : The large marine protected area (MPA) declared in 2010 around the Chagos Archipelago, also known as the British Indian Ocean Territory (BIOT), has led to a conflict in the thick of environmental protection, colonialism, sovereignty claims, and the human rights dispute of the Chagossian people that once were exiled from the islands in the 1970s. By applying a Foucauldian inspired critical discourse analysis, this study interprets and examines how the nature/human relationship was portrayed during and after the creation of the Chagos MPA. READ MORE

  3. 3. Analysing the seal-fishery conflict in the Baltic Sea and exploring new ways of looking at marine mammal movement data

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Wildlife, Fish and Environmental Studies

    Author : Ornella Jogi; [2017]
    Keywords : Halichoerus grypus; Phoca hispida botnica; seal-fishery conflict; human-wildlife conflict; integrated step selection analysis;

    Abstract : A comprehensive analysis of the available data reveals that there is currently not enough information for making informed management decisions regarding the seal-fishery conflict in the Baltic Sea. Knowledge of hidden and visual damages is limited, which means that the actual cost to the fishing industry from damages is not known. READ MORE

  4. 4. Prey choice of great cormorants (Phalacrocorax carbo) in a marine protected area : potential impact on collapsed fish stocks and implications for future monitoring

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för biologisk grundutbildning

    Author : Elin Ljunggren; [2017]
    Keywords : cormorant; Phalacrocorax carbo; diet; predation; 8-fjords area; fisheries; conflict;

    Abstract : Great cormorant (Phalacrocorax carbo) populations have experienced a rapid growth in Europe since the 1980s, resulting in conflicts with fisheries over local fish resources. The 8-fjords area is a marine protected area on the Swedish west coast, where long term overfishing has led to a collapse of several local demersal fish stocks. READ MORE

  5. 5. Exploring Misfit : A case study of the northeast Atlantic mackerel

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Stockholm Resilience Centre

    Author : Jessica Spijkers; [2015]
    Keywords : Misfit; international marine governance; fish migration; northeast Atlantic; mackerel;

    Abstract : The pressure of a growing and developing global human society creates environmental stresses that require collaborative management. Sudden and dramatic ecological changes can, however, impede such management by making social arrangements out of alignment with the ecosystem they were designed to manage. READ MORE