Accession Number:

AD0770747

Title:

The Law of the Sea of the Arctic with Special Reference to Canada.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 1971-73,

Corporate Author:

ARCTIC INST OF NORTH AMERICA WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1973-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

385.0

Abstract:

Seven major questions are studied The applicability of the right of innocent passage to the Northwest and Northeast Passages the status of the waters of the Canadian Arctic Archipelago the possibility of claiming a historic title to some of the Arctic waters the applicability of the principle of the freedom of the seas to the Arctic Ocean the status of ice shelves and ice islands the international validity of the Canadian Arctic pollution prevention legislation and the state boundaries of the Arctic continental shelf and sea-bed.

Subject Categories:

  • Sociology and Law
  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
  • Water Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE