Human Activity and Disturbance: Building an Antarctic Site Inventory

  1. Robin M. Ross,
  2. Eileen E. Hofmann and
  3. Langdon B. Quetin
  1. Ron Naveen

Published Online: 16 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/AR070p0389

Foundations for Ecological Research West of the Antarctic Peninsula

Foundations for Ecological Research West of the Antarctic Peninsula

How to Cite

Naveen, R. (1996) Human Activity and Disturbance: Building an Antarctic Site Inventory, in Foundations for Ecological Research West of the Antarctic Peninsula (eds R. M. Ross, E. E. Hofmann and L. B. Quetin), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/AR070p0389

Author Information

  1. Oceanites, Inc., Cooksville, Maryland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1996

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875908915

Online ISBN: 9781118668283

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Keywords:

  • Ecology—Research—Antarctica—Antarctic Peninsula Region

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Underpinnings: The Antarctic Treaty System

  • Overview: Potential Adverse Effects of Human Activities on the Antarctic Environmen

  • Legalities: Human Activities and Requirements of the Protocol

  • Consequences: The Treaty System's Guidance for Visitors and Expedition Organizers

  • Measuring Impacts: Building an Antarctic Site Inventory

  • Outcomes