Potential Causes of Action for Climate Change Impacts Under the United Nations Fish Stocks Agreement
William C. G. Burns
Johns Hopkins University
Sustainable Development Law & Policy, Vol. 7, No. 2, pp. 34-41, 2007
The article focuses on the potential impacts of climate change on straddling fish stocks and highly migratory species and the potential for pursuing causes of action under the UN Fish Stocks Agreement. The article also assesses potential barriers to such causes of action.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 7
Keywords: Climate change, United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea, UNCLOS, climate change litigation, UN Fish Stocks Agreement
JEL Classification: K32, K33Accepted Paper Series
Date posted: March 25, 2007 ; Last revised: December 23, 2007
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