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Ancient meteorite could have impact as Canada draws line in the Arctic - Vancouver Sun
Our Amazing PlanetAncient meteorite could have impact as Canada draws line in the ArcticVancouver SunThe man in charge of mounting Canada's UNCLOS claims, Halifax-based Natural Resources geoscientist Jacob Verhoef, explains that the challenge is to gather ...Arctic raceBBC NewsArctic race: Canada and U.S. map seafloorGlobal Adventures, LLCShips to map Arctic seafloorTehran TimesPennEnergy Petroleum Products (press release)-RedOrbit-Reuters Africaall 56 news articles»
03 Aug 2010 | www.vancouversun.com
Arctic race - BBC News
Reuters IndiaArctic raceBBC NewsUNCLOS, which Canada has ratified and which the US has expressed a desire to ratify, has focused the attention of the two neighbours on their unresolved ...Ships to map Arctic seafloorTehran Timesall 37 news articles»
02 Aug 2010 | www.bbc.co.uk
US and China can't calm South China Sea - Asia Times Online
US and China can't calm South China SeaAsia Times OnlineChina has objected to an interpretation of Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) rules as prescribed by UN Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS) that permit ...
03 Jun 2010 | www.atimes.com
Expedition to Map the Arctic Seafloor - United States Geological Survey (press release)
United States Geological Survey (press release)Expedition to Map the Arctic SeafloorUnited States Geological Survey (press release)Each country may exercise sovereign rights over their extended continental shelf's natural resources of the seabed and subsoil. These rights and authorities ...Loads of oil and gas under Arctic seabed? US-Canada search for answerRTall 4 news articles»
06 Aug 2009 | www.usgs.gov
RP hits Kalayaan claims - Business Mirror
One of the areas Malaysia is claiming as its extended continental shelf was clearly projected from Sabah, thereby effectively declaring Sabah to be a ...and more»
10 Aug 2009 | businessmirror.com.ph
INDO-LANKA CONFLICT LOOMS ON SEABED CLAIMS - Daily Mirror
Daily MirrorINDO-LANKA CONFLICT LOOMS ON SEABED CLAIMSDaily Mirror,Sri LankaIn fact, India's submission to the UN is unlikely to be considered before May, according to the Unclos website. Any resulting disputes must either be settled bilaterally or be taken to the International Seabed Authority -- an UN-constituted body that ...
12 Jun 2009 | www.dailymirror.lk
India's seabed claim may lead to dispute with Sri Lanka - Daily Mirror
,Sri LankaThe United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (Unclos), as the agreement is called, allows nations to extend their claims to a maximum of 150 miles more. On 12 May, India staked claim to large swathes of seabed under the Arabian Sea and the Bay ...
12 Jun 2009 | www.dailymirror.lk
Local study recommends six key actions for Arctic regions - Alaskajournal.com
WorldfocusLocal study recommends six key actions for Arctic regionsAlaskajournal.com,AKThe study notes that the latest iteration of the UNCLOS was designed as a single agreement that would codify and clarify all international maritime rules, including maritime boundaries and economic rights, rights of passage, and protection of the ...Governing the Arctic Ocean Nature.com (subscription)all 7 news articles
15 May 2009 | www.alaskajournal.com
Nigeria: Country Resolves Boundary Issues With Neighbours - AllAfrica.com
,WashingtonHe said, "The Nigeria's Extended Continental Shelf Project was started in 2000 with the aim of submitting Nigeria's claim to the United Nations for the extension of our continental shelf beyond the present Exclusive Economic Zone (200 nautical miles), ...
15 May 2009 | allafrica.com
Fiji Eyes Seabed Claimed By New Zealand - Report - guide2.co.nz
Fiji Eyes Seabed Claimed By New Zealand - Reportguide2.co.nz,New ZealandBut reports earlier this year said the outer limit of Fiji's extended continental shelf in the region of the South Fiji Basin covers an area of 77827 square kilometres beyond the 200 nautical miles exclusive economic zone (EEZ). ...
13 May 2009 | www.guide2.co.nz
Vietnam, China clash over UN Law of the Sea - Feature - Earthtimes (press release)
China DailyVietnam, China clash over UN Law of the Sea - FeatureEarthtimes (press release),UKAll four nations submitted their claims to UNCLOS, the UN body that administers the treaty, last week. Taiwan, which also claims the islands, cannot submit a claim because it is not a signatory state. China quickly rejected Vietnam's and Malaysia's ...Change tack with sea strategy: China experts China Dailyall 50 news articles
13 May 2009 | www.earthtimes.org
Continental shelf claim: Falklands replies to Argentina's vehement ... - MercoPress
AFPContinental shelf claim: Falklands replies to Argentina's vehement ...MercoPress,UruguayThe Falkland Islands Government Director of Mineral Resources today responded calmly to the Argentine Foreign Affairs vehement reaction to the UK submission in respect of its extended continental shelf claim around the Falkland Islands. ...UK stakes claim to huge area of South Atlantic seabed guardian.co.ukall 64 news articles
13 May 2009 | en.mercopress.com
France may want Canadian energy deal - Globe and Mail
,CanadaAt least that seems to be what Annick Girardin, the island's elected member in the French National Assembly, suggested in promoting the bid to extend France's claim over an extended continental shelf. "We now have to transform our efforts by making ...
12 May 2009 | www.theglobeandmail.com
Sri Lanka submits seabed claim to UN - Lanka Business Online
,Sri LankaMay 12, 2009 (LBO) - Sri Lanka formally presented its claim for sovereignty over an extended continental shelf around the island under international law to the United Nations last Friday, government officials said. The claim will be considered at the ...Nigeria seeks extension of maritime boundary The Guardian - Nigeriaall 10 news articles
12 May 2009 | www.lankabusinessonline.com
Solomons submits four claims to UN - Solomon Star
,Solomon IslandsSOLOMON Islands in recent weeks submitted four extended continental shelf claims to the United Nations in an effort to meet UN deadline of May 13th 2009, stipulated by the United Nations Law of the Sea Convention. Three of the four submissions were ...
10 May 2009 | solomonstarnews.com
Kenya to acquire 150 nautical miles of Indian Ocean in new 'scramble' - East African
East AfricanKenya to acquire 150 nautical miles of Indian Ocean in new 'scramble'East African,KenyaThe potential resources of the extended continental shelf beyond the 200 nautical miles include petroleum and gas, iron-manganese nodules and crusts (manganese, copper, cobalt and nickel), polymetallic sulphides, and placer deposits. ...
10 May 2009 | www.theeastafrican.co.ke
Pakistan's sea limits set to be extended - DAWN.com
DAWN.comPakistan's sea limits set to be extendedDAWN.com,PakistanPakistan's mission to the United Nations in New York had filed a claim for extension in its continental shelf from 200 nautical miles to 350 nautical miles to United Nations Commission on the Limit of Continental Shelf (UNCLOS) on April 30. ...Pakistan gains 50000km marine area as UN extends continental shelf Daily Timesall 3 news articles
07 May 2009 | www.dawn.com
UN backs Norway claim to Arctic seabed extension - Calgary Herald
, CanadaThe United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS) stipulates that any coastal state can claim territory 200 nautical miles from their shoreline and exploit the natural resources within that zone. Nations can also extend that limit to up to ...
28 Apr 2009 | www.calgaryherald.com