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Comment on "a global map of human impact on marine ecosystems"

Heath, M.R. (2008) Comment on "a global map of human impact on marine ecosystems". Science, 321 (5895). p. 1446. ISSN 0036-8075

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    Abstract

    Halpern et al. (Reports, 15 February 2008, p. 948) integrated spatial data on 17 drivers of change in the oceans to map the global distribution of human impact. Although fishery catches are a dominant driver, the data reflect activity while impacts occur at different space and time scales. Failure to account for this spatial disconnection could lead to potentially misleading conclusions.

    Item type: Article
    ID code: 18591
    Keywords: human impact, marine ecosystems, mathematics, Mathematics
    Subjects: Science > Mathematics
    Department: Faculty of Science > Mathematics and Statistics
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      Depositing user: Mrs Ann Lynch
      Date Deposited: 06 Apr 2010 17:05
      Last modified: 13 Mar 2012 10:50
      URI: http://strathprints.strath.ac.uk/id/eprint/18591

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