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Atlas of the Barents Region, Barentswatch 1998, Norwegian Polar Institute (NPI), Directorate for Nature Management (DN) and UNEP-GRID-Arendal, Svanhovd Environmental Center.
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Northern Atlantic Ocean: maritime delimitation and disputes
Philippe Rekacewicz, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Overview of the geopolitical situation in the European sector of the Arctic. Despite ongoing discussions, Russia and Norway continue to dispute their maritime limits in the Barent's Sea. The sea is relevant for shipping, mineral resources (oil) and fisheries.