Wilderness and aesthetic values in the Antarctic

  title={Wilderness and aesthetic values in the Antarctic},
  author={Rosamunde Codling},
The 1991 Protocol on Environmental Protection to the Antarctic Treaty requires parties: 'to identify within a systematic environmental-geographical framework ... areas of outstanding aesthetic and wilderness value' (Annex V, article 3.2). In order to develop these frameworks, procedures and techniques used in environmental planning are considered for their applicability and practicality in the severe Antarctic environment. The phrase in the Protocol is taken as two separate topics. Concepts… CONTINUE READING