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Land-based pollution sources in Kiribati

P. Gangaiya

Land-based pollution sources in Kiribati

a case study

by P. Gangaiya

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Published by South Pacific Regional Environment Programme in Apia, Western Samoa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Kiribati.
    • Subjects:
    • Pollution -- Kiribati.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes biblilographical references (p. 32).

      Statementby Philomena Gangaiya.
      SeriesSPREP reports and studies series ;, no. 80
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTD189.5.K5 G36 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 35 p. :
      Number of Pages35
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL843679M
      ISBN 109820400910
      LC Control Number95121559
      OCLC/WorldCa33134227

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      6. Environmental Governance Challenges in Kiribati: Raising the Gauntlet Discharge from Ships Land Based Pollution and Sedimentation 7. Strategies for Strengthening the Framework of Environmental Protection and Sustainable Development in Kiribati 8. Conclusion File Size: KB. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nationsfor a world without hunger. Fisheries and Aquaculture Department.

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