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Strategic Advice on Designing and Implementing Coastal and Marine Spatial Plans A Report from the NOAA Science Advisory Board

  title={Strategic Advice on Designing and Implementing Coastal and Marine Spatial Plans A Report from the NOAA Science Advisory Board},
  author={D. Data},
Marine spatial planning is developing rapidly in many regions and countries in response to increases in ocean uses and user conflicts, growing environmental degradation and loss of ecosystem services, and awareness of the shortcomings of single-sector management. Marine spatial planning attempts to reduce spatial use conflicts and environmental stressors by comprehensively planning for multiple uses and objectives in an ecosystem-and place-based manner (Beck et al. 2009, CEQ 2010). In July 2010… Expand

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