KYLE FRISCHKORN on SMITHSONIAN.COM | 13 July 2017 "In June, an international team of oceanographers launched the first effort to create a comprehensive map of all...
“Seabed minerals and areas beyond national jurisdiction are part of the Common Heritage of Mankind,” says Kristina Gjerde
The development of Financial Regulations to address the benefit sharing aspects of the Mining Code has recently moved to the forefront of ISA business. ...
The Authority shall provide for the equitable sharing of financial and other economic benefits derived from activities in the Area
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MOLLY LEMPRIERE on MINING-TECHNOLOGY.COM | 18 September 2017 "A similar sentiment was felt following the recent approval for deep-sea iron sands mining by the New...
GEORGE PETRAS on USA TODAY | 18 September 2017 "As you can guess from the spoiler-alert title of The Taking of K-129: How the CIA...
REUTERS on UPSTREAM | 6 September 2017 "Green groups have slammed reported plans by the Norwegian government to make taxpayers rather than oil companies pay...
TODD WOODY on OCEANS DEEPLY | 6 September 2017 "KINGSTON, Jamaica – At the International Seabed Authority’s ocean-side headquarters, delegates from dozens of countries stroll...
MATTHEW O. BERGER on OCEANS DEEPLY | 29 August 2017 "The largest ecosystem on Earth – the deep sea – is one of the least...
HENRY LAZENBY on MINING WEEKLY | 29 August 2017 "In a new era of ever-advancing technology and increased legal certainty, ocean floor mining is set...
REUTERS | 29 August 2017 "BEIJING (Reuters) - China Minmetals Corp has flagged off its maiden deep-sea venture seeking minerals in the east Pacific...
SYRANNO BAINES in JAMAICA GLEANER | 12 August 2017 "For the first time in its history, provision has been made for a review of the work...
VALENTINA RUIZ LEOTAUD on MINING.COM | 11 August 2017 "New Zealand’s Environmental Protection Authority approved Trans-Tasman Resources’ application to mine iron sands from the seabed...
A new book from Springer offers one of the most comprehensive looks at deep sea mining to date. Edited by Dr. Rahul Sharma of...
“I am confident that this book will serve as an important source of reference for future generations on this topic.” Michael W. Lodge Secretary-General, International Seabed Authority
KIM FULTON-BENNETT for MBARI | 24 July 2017 An article just published in the Proceedings of the Royal Society B describes two remarkably different hydrothermal...
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