Draft Environmental Impact Statement: Proposed Marine Mineral Lease Sale in the Hawaiian Archipelago and Johnston Island Exclusive Economic Zones : a Joint Effort

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State of Hawaii, Department of Planning and Economic Development, 1987 - Economic zones (Law of the sea) - 354 pages
 

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Page 10 - In time of war or when necessary for national defense, and the Congress or the President shall so prescribe...
Page 28 - ... other activities for the economic exploitation and exploration of the zone, such as the production of energy from the water, currents and winds...
Page 66 - MM* Scale. Zone 2 Moderate damage; corresponds to intensity VII of the MM* Scale. Zone 3 Major damage; corresponds to Intensity VIII and higher of the MM* Scale.
Page 28 - Zone extends to a distance of 200 nautical miles from the baseline from which the breadth of the territorial sea is measured.
Page 4 - outer Continental Shelf" means all submerged lands lying seaward and outside of the area of lands beneath navigable waters...
Page 28 - Zone of the United States is a zone contiguous to the territorial sea, including zones contiguous to the territorial sea of the United States, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (to the extent eonsistent with the Covenant and the United Nations Trusteeship Agreement), and United States overseas territories and possessions.
Page 3 - minerals" includes oil, gas, sulphur, geopressuredgeothermal and associated resources, and all other minerals which are authorized by an Act of Congress to be produced from "public lands" as defined in section 103 of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976.
Page 29 - States will advance the development of ocean resources and promote the protection of the marine environment, while not affecting other lawful uses of the zone, including the freedoms of navigation and overflight, by other States...
Page 29 - My proclamation does not change existing United States policies concerning the continental shelf, marine mammals, and fisheries, including highly migratory species of tuna which are not subject to United States jurisdiction.

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