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An appraisal of the extent and geomorphological diversity of the coral reefs of the United Kingdom Dependent Territories

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  • The 14 Dependent Territories governed by the United

    Kingdom (UK) Foreign and Commonwealth Office include

    in alphabetic order Anguilla, Ascension Island and Tristan

    da Cunha, British Antarctic Territory, Bermuda, British

    Indian Ocean Territory, British Virgin Islands, Cayman

    Islands, Falkland Islands, Gibraltar, Montserrat, Pitcairn

    Island, St Helena, South Georgia and South Sandwich

    Islands, Sovereign Base Areas on Cyprus and the Turks and

    Caicos Islands (Fig. 1.1). UK governance responsibilities for

    these territories include the strengthening of democracy,

    environmental protection, improvement of public services

    and law enforcement (Oldfield and Sheppard 1997)

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  • 2013

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  • Hamylton, S. & Andrefouet, S. (2013). An appraisal of the extent and geomorphological diversity of the coral reefs of the United Kingdom Dependent Territories. In C. R.C. Sheppard (Eds.), Coral Reefs of the United Kingdom Overseas Territories (pp. 1-11). Dordrecht: Springer.

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  • Coral Reefs of the United Kingdom Overseas Territories

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Abstract


  • The 14 Dependent Territories governed by the United

    Kingdom (UK) Foreign and Commonwealth Office include

    in alphabetic order Anguilla, Ascension Island and Tristan

    da Cunha, British Antarctic Territory, Bermuda, British

    Indian Ocean Territory, British Virgin Islands, Cayman

    Islands, Falkland Islands, Gibraltar, Montserrat, Pitcairn

    Island, St Helena, South Georgia and South Sandwich

    Islands, Sovereign Base Areas on Cyprus and the Turks and

    Caicos Islands (Fig. 1.1). UK governance responsibilities for

    these territories include the strengthening of democracy,

    environmental protection, improvement of public services

    and law enforcement (Oldfield and Sheppard 1997)

Publication Date


  • 2013

Citation


  • Hamylton, S. & Andrefouet, S. (2013). An appraisal of the extent and geomorphological diversity of the coral reefs of the United Kingdom Dependent Territories. In C. R.C. Sheppard (Eds.), Coral Reefs of the United Kingdom Overseas Territories (pp. 1-11). Dordrecht: Springer.

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  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1611&context=smhpapers

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  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/smhpapers/598

Book Title


  • Coral Reefs of the United Kingdom Overseas Territories

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  • 1

End Page


  • 11