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ICM Around the World

Books

Cicin-Sain, B., VanderZwaag, D. and Balgos, M.C. Integrated National and Regional Ocean Policies: Comparative Practices and Future Prospects. (Forthcoming in 2008)

Cicin-Sain, B. and R. W. Knecht. 1998. Integrated Coastal and Ocean Management Concepts and Practices. Washington D.C.: Island Press, 517 pages (with the assistance of F. Fisk and D. Jang).
Foreword by G. Kullenberg, past Secretary, Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission, UNESCO

Reports

Cicin-Sain, B. and Belfiore, S. 2003. Linking Marine Protected Areas to Integrated Coastal and Ocean Management: A Review of Theory and Practice. Paper presented at the Coastal Zone 2003 International Workshop on Integrating Marine Protected Area Management with Coastal and Ocean Governance: Principles and Practices, Baltimore, July 12-14, 2003, and at the World Parks Congress, Durban, South Africa, September 8-17, 2003.

Ehler, C., Cicin-Sain, B. and Belfiore, S. Principles and Guidelines to Incorporate Marine Protected Areas into Integrated Coastal and Ocean Management. Draft presented at the World Parks Congress, Durban, South Africa, September 8-17, 2003.

Balgos, M.C. 2003. Integrated Coastal Management and Marine Protected Areas in the Philippines: Concurrent Development. Paper presented at the Coastal Zone 2003 International Workshop on Integrating Marine Protected Area Management with Coastal and Ocean Governance: Principles and Practices, Baltimore, July 12-14, 2003.

Belfiore, S., Balgos, M., McLean, B., Galofre, J. Blaydes M. and Tesch, D. 2003. A Reference Guide on the Use of Indicators for Integrated Coastal Management. ICAM Dossier 1, IOC Manuals and Guides No. 45. UNESCO.

Cicin-Sain, B., R. W. Knecht, A. Vallega, and A. Harakunarak. 2000. Education and Training in Integrated Coastal Management: Lessons from the International Arena, Ocean & Coastal Management 43 (4-5):291-330.

Cicin-Sain, B., G. Cid, R. Knecht, E. Rivera-Arriaga and J. Van der Weide. 2000 (a). A Review and Analysis of Regional Mechanisms for Coastal Zone Management in Latin America and the Caribbean. Research project for the Inter-American Development Bank - Sustainable Development Department (contract ATN/NE- 6231-RG).

Cid, G., E. Rivera-Arriaga, B. Cicin-Sain, R.W. Knecht and J. van der Weide. 2000. An Approach to the Analysis of National Level Practices in Integrated Coastal Management in Latin America and the Caribbean, with Examples from Chile and Mexico. Research project for the Inter-American Development Bank - Sustainable Development Department (contract ATN/NE-6231-RG).

Rivera-Arriaga, E., B. Cicin-Sain and R.W. Knecht. 2000. Challenges in Coastal Megacity Governance: Bringing the "Urban" and "Coastal" Dimensions Together. Special Issue on Coastal Megacities, Ocean & Coastal Management Journal (in press).

Rivera-Arriaga, E. and G. Villalobos-Zapata. 2000. The Coast of Mexico: Strategies for its Management. Ocean & Coastal Management Journal (in press).

Bunsick, S. M. 1999. Promoting cross-cultural exchanges in ICM and Fisheries: The Consortium for Transatlantic Cooperation in Marine Policy and Coastal Management Education. Ocean & Coastal Management 42:985-990.

Cicin-Sain, B., C. N. Ehler, R. W. Knecht, R. South, and R. Weiher. 1997. Guidelines for Integrating Coastal Programs and National Climate Change Action Plans. International Workshop: Planning for Climate Change Through Integrated Coastal Management, February 24-28, Taipei, Taiwan.

Cicin-Sain, B., R. W. Knecht, and G. W. Fisk. 1995. Growth in capacity for integrated coastal management since UNCED: An international perspective. Ocean & Coastal Management 29(1-3):1-11.

Cicin-Sain, B. and R. W. Knecht. 1995. Report on International Training in Integrated Coastal Management to the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission.

Knecht, R. W. 1993. A Perspective on the Relationship Between the Local and the National Levels of Government in Coastal Zone Management, Proceedings of MEDCOAST 1993.

Knecht, R. W. 1993. Contributing Author to Draft Guidelines for Integrated Coastal Zone Management. The World Bank.

Knecht, R. W. and J. Archer. 1993. Integration in the U. S. Coastal Zone Management Program. Ocean & Coastal Management 21:1-3.

Cicin-Sain, B. 1993. Sustainable Development and Integrated Coastal Management. Ocean & Coastal Management 21:11-43.

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U.S. National Ocean and Coastal Policy

Books

Cicin-Sain, B. and R. W. Knecht. 2000. The Future of U. S. Ocean Policy: Choices for the Next Century. Washington, D.C.: Island Press. 398 pages.

Reports

Cicin-Sain, B., Balgos, M.C., Hockenberry, S., Wenczel, A. and Wowk, K. 2006. Toward A Vision for Maryland's Ocean. Report Presented to the Coastal Zone Management Division, Maryland Department of Natural Resources. Gerard J. Mangone Center for Marine Policy, University of Delaware.

Cicin-Sain, B., Ehler, C. and Goldstein, K., eds. 2002. Workshop on Improving Regional Ocean Governance in the United States. Workshop Proceedings. Washington, D.C., December 9, 2002. U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Center for the Study of Marine Policy/University of Delaware, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, and Coastal States Organization.

Stefano Belfiore, Christine A. Calverley, Giselle Firme, Gerhard F. Kuska, Tiffany Ledesma, Kwang-suk Oh, Danielle M. Tesch, Alejandro Villa-Arce. Turning to the Sea: Toward an Ocean Plan for Delaware. Under the direction of Professors Biliana Cicin-Sain and James Falk. Presented to the Delaware Coastal Management Program, Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control, 2000.

Cicin-Sain, B. R. W. Knecht, and N. Foster, eds. 1999. Trends and Future Challenges for U. S. National Ocean and Coastal Policy August 1999. Proceedings of a Workshop. January 22, 1999. Washington, D.C.

Knecht, W. R., B. Cicin-Sain, and N. Foster. 1998. The Stratton Roundtable: Looking Back, Looking Forward: Lessons from the 1969 Commission on Marine Science, Engineering, and Resources: Proceedings, May 1, Washington, D.C. Washington, D.C.: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

Knecht, R. W., B. Cicin-Sain, and G. Fisk. 1997. Perceptions of the Performance of State Coastal Zone Management Programs in the United States: Regional and State Comparisons. Coastal Management 25:325-343.

Knecht, R. W., B. Cicin-Sain, and G. Fisk. 1996. Perceptions of the Performance of State Coastal Zone Management Programs in the United States. Coastal Management 24:141-163.

Cicin-Sain, B. and K. A. Leccese, eds. 1995. Implications of Entry into Force of the Law of the Sea Convention for U.S. Ocean Governance Study Group.

Knecht, R. W. 1995. On the Role of Science in National Coastal Ocean Management Programs, National Academy of Sciences, Ocean Studies Board.

Knecht, R. W. 1994. A Commentary on the Institutional and Political Aspects of Regional Ocean Governance. Ocean & Coastal Management 24:1.

Knecht, R. W. 1994. Essay: Emerging International Goals and Principles and their Influence on National Ocean Governance. Coastal Management 22:177-182.

Knecht, R. W. 1994. A Perspective on Recent Developments That Could Affect the Nature of Ocean Governance Regimes, Proceedings of the 27th Conference of the Law of the Sea Institute, Seoul, Korea.

Cicin-Sain, B. and L. L. Denno, eds. 1994. Moving Ahead on Ocean Governance. Two volumes. Ocean Governance Study Group.

Cicin-Sain, B. 1994. A Framework for a National Ocean Strategy. In B. Cicin-Sain and L. L. Denno (eds.) Moving Ahead on Ocean Governance. Ocean Governance Study Group.

Cicin-Sain, B. 1994. Essay: A National Ocean Governance Strategy for the United States is Needed Now. Coastal Management, 22:171-176.

Knecht, R. W. (with others). 1993. The National Estuarine Research Reserve System: Building an Important National Asset. Report of the Review Panel to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

Cicin-Sain, B. 1993. A Framework for Multiple Use Ocean Management. In Caron et al. (eds.) Ocean Governance: Issues and Challenges. Ocean Governance Study Group.

Cicin-Sain, B. and R. W. Knecht. 1992. Research Agenda on Ocean Governance. In B. Cicin-Sain (ed.) Ocean Governance: A New Vision. Ocean Governance Study Group.

Cicin-Sain, B., ed. 1992. Ocean Governance: A New Vision. The Ocean Governance Study Group. Delaware, California, and Hawaii Sea Grant College Programs.

Cicin-Sain, B. 1992. Multiple Use Conflicts and Their Resolution: Toward a Comparative Research Agenda. In P. Fabbri (ed.) Ocean Management in Global Change. London and New York: Elsevier Applied Science.

Cicin-Sain, B. 1992. Special issue editor, Special Issue on Values and Ocean Governance. Ocean & Coastal Management.

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Implementation of Earth Summit International Agreeements

Reports

Cicin-Sain, B., Vanderweerd, V., Bernal, P., Williams, L. and Balgos, M.C. Meeting the Commitments on Oceans, Coasts, and Small Island Developing States Made at the 2002 World Summit on Sustainable Development: How Well Are We Doing? Co-Chairs' Report-Volume 1, Third Global Conference on Oceans, Coasts, and Islands, June 2006.

Cicin-Sain, B., Vanderweerd, V., Bernal, P., Williams, L., Balgos, M.C., and Barbiére, J. Reports from the Third Global Conference on Oceans, Coasts, and Islands: Moving the Global Oceans Agenda Forward, Co-Chairs' Report-Volume 2, Third Global Conference on Oceans, Coasts, and Islands, June 2006.

Global Forum on Oceans, Coasts, and Islands Newsletter. 2003. 1(1-3).

Belfiore, S. Voluntary Partnership Initiatives from the 2002 World Summit on Sustainable Development and Small Island Developing States. SIDS Paper Series No. 2003-1. UNEP-GPA and Global forum on Oceans, Coasts, and Islands. (Draft)

Tesch, D. International Environmental Agreements and small Island Developing States. SIDS Paper Series No. 2003-2. UNEP-GPA and Global forum on Oceans, Coasts, and Islands. (Draft)

Cicin-Sain, B., Bernal, P., Vandeweerd V., Belfiore, S. and Goldstein, K. 2002. Oceans, Coasts, and Islands at the World Summit on Sustainable Development and Beyond: Integrated Management from Hilltops to Oceans. Center for the Study of Marine Policy, University of Delaware, Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission, and United Nations environment Programme.

Cicin-Sain, B., and Bernal, P., with Belfiore, S. and Barbiere, J. 2002. Ensuring the Sustainable Development of Oceans and Coats: A Call to Action -- Co-Chairs' Report, The Global Conference on Oceans and Coasts at Rio+10, Paris, UNESCO, December 3-7, 2001. Newark, Delaware: Center for the Study of Marine Policy.

Hong, S.-Y. (ed.), with Goldstein, K. 2002. Ministerial Perspectives on Oceans and Coasts at Rio+10, The Global Conference on Oceans and Coasts at Rio+10, Paris, UNESCO, December 3-7, 2001. Newark, Delaware: Center for the Study of Marine Policy.

Pullen, S., Miles, E. E. Hewawasam, I., Kullenberg, G., Kenchington, R., Hatziolos, M., Zwanenburg, K., Miles, G., and Acharya, G., with McLean, B. Reports of the Conference Working Groups, The Global Conference on Oceans and Coasts at Rio+10, Paris, UNESCO, December 3-7, 2001. Newark, Delaware: Center for the Study of Marine Policy.

Cicin-Sain, B., Bernal, P., Vandeweerd, V., Belfiore, S. and Goldstein, K. 2002. A Guide to Oceans, Coasts and Islands at the World Summit on Sustainable Development: Integrated Management from Hilltops to Oceans. Newark, Delaware: Center for the Study of Marine Policy.

Cicin-Sain, B., Pavlin, I. and Belfiore S., eds. 2002. Sustainable Coastal Management: A Transatlantic and Euro-Mediterranean Perspective. NATO Science Series. IV. Earth and Environmental Sciences 12. Proceedings of the NATO Advanced Research Workshop on an Evaluation of Progress in Coastal Policies at the National Level: A Transatlantic and Euro-Mediterranean Perspective, Ljubljana, Slovenia, July 4-6, 2001.

Cicin-Sain, B., S. Belfiore, G. Kuska, M. Balgos, E. Rivera, G. Cid, and C. Calverley. 2001. Status and Prospects for Integrated Coastal Management: A Global Perspective. (forthcoming)

Cicin-Sain, B. 1996. Earth Summit Implementation: Progress Since Rio. Marine Policy 20(2):123-143.

Moran, P. E. 1996. High Seas Fisheries Management Agreement Adopted by UN Conference. Ocean & Coastal Management. 27(3):217-225.

Cicin-Sain, B. and R. W. Knecht, eds. 1995. Special Issue: Earth Summit Implementation: Progress Achieved on Oceans and Coasts, Ocean & Coastal Management 29(1-3). With contributions from Elizabeth M. Borgese; Biliana Cicin-Sain, Robert W. Knecht, and Gregory W. Fisk; Vili Fuavao, Gerald Miles, and Andrew Smith; Mark Griffith; Gunnar Kullenberg; Moritaka Hayashi; Charlotte de Fontaubert; Sarah Chasis and Lisa Speer; Ken Sherman; Serge Garcia; Lee Kimball; Bruce Davis; Salvatore Arico; Seoung-Young Hong and Jihyun Lee; Adalberto Vallega; Ben Mieremet; and Joseph Huang.

Knecht, R. W. 1995. Institutional Implications of Sustainable Development at the Regional Scale, Proceedings of the International Workshop on Regional Seas Towards Sustainable Development: Challenges for Research and Policy, convened by the International Center for Coastal and Ocean Policy Studies (ICCOPS), Genoa, Italy. April 19-22, 1995.

Cicin-Sain, B. and R. W. Knecht. 1995. Analysis of Earth Summit Prescriptions on Incorporating Traditional Knowledge in Natural Resource Management. In S. Hanna and M. Munasinghe (eds.) Property Rights and the Environment: Social and Ecological Issues. Beijer International Institute of Ecological Economics and The World Bank.

Cicin-Sain, B. and R. W. Knecht. 1995. Measuring Progress on UNCED Implementation. Ocean & Coastal Management. 29 (1-3):1-11.

de Fontaubert, Charlotte A. 1993. Earth Summit Aftermath: Creation of the Committee on Sustainable Development. Ocean & Coastal Management. 20:283-287.

Series of newsletters entitled The Earth Summit and the Oceans. 1991-1993.

Knecht, R. W., and J. Archer. 1993. Integration in the U.S. Coastal Zone Management Program. Ocean & Coastal Management 21:1-3.

Knecht, R. W., et al. 1993. Contributor to Draft Guidelines for Integrated Coastal Zone Management. The World Bank.

Cicin-Sain, B. and R. W. Knecht. 1993. Implications of the Earth Summit for Ocean and Coastal Governance. Ocean Development and International Law. 24(4): 323-53.

Cicin-Sain, B. and R. W. Knecht, eds. 1992. Special Issue Editors: The Earth Summit and the Oceans, Ocean & Coastal Management 18 (1), with contributions from Maurice F. Strong, Alicia Barcena, Mark D. Griffith, Lance N. Antrim and Pamela Chasek, Peter C. Schroder, John C. Pernetta and Danny L. Elder, John J. Carey and Richard B. Mieremet.

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Marine Aquculture Policy

Reports

Cicin-Sain, B., S.M. Bunsick, J. Corbin, M.R. DeVoe, T. Eichenberg, J. Ewart, J. Firestone, K. Fletcher, H. Halvorson, T. MacDonald, R. Rayburn, R. Rheault, and B. Thorne-Miller, with the assistance of J. Didden and M. Blaydes. 2005. Recommendations for an Operation Framework for Offshore Aquaculture in U.S. Federal Waters. Technical Report. Gerard J. Mangone Center for Marine Policy, University of Delaware.

Cicin-Sain, B., S. M. Bunsick, R. DeVoe, T. Eichenberg, J. Ewart, H. Halvorson, R. W. Knecht, and R. Rheault. 2001. Development of a Policy Framework for Offshore Marine Aquaculture in the 3-200 Mile U.S. Ocean Zone. Center for the Study of Marine Policy, University of Delaware.

Thesis Related to the Project

Bunsick, S.M. 2000. Towards a framework for governing aquaculture in the U.S. Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ). Master's Thesis. University of Delaware College of Earth, Ocean, and Environment. Newark, Delaware.

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Marine Biotechnology Policy

Book

Knecht, R. W., B. Cicin-Sain and D. Jang. Policy Issues in the Development of Marine Biotechnology (in preparation)

Other Publications

Jang, D. 2000. Access to Marine Genetic Resources Under the Law of the Sea Convention and the Convention on Biological Diversity. Ph.D. Dissertation. College of Earth, Ocean, and Environment, University of Delaware.

Cicin-Sain, B., R.W. Knecht, N. Brown, R. Hinkel and A. Harakunarak. 1999. Assessing the Benefits from Sea Grant Research and Outreach on Marine Biotechnology: Results from a Survey of Sea Grant Principal Investigators. Report submitted to the National Sea Grant College Program.

Scott, G. 1998. Intellectual Property Considerations for Marine Biotechnology. Ocean & Coastal Management 38 (3).

Denno-Bouman, L. 1998. The Incoming Tide: New Frameworks for Bioprospecting in U. S. Marine Protected Areas. Journal of Biolaw and Business 1(3):21-36.

Cicin-Sain, B. 1997. International policy issues in the development of marine biotechnology: Issues of access, biosafety, and intellectual property. The International Conference on Marine Biotechnology, Sorrento, Italy, September 1997.

Knecht, R. W. 1997. Intellectual property rights in marine biotechnology: A defining issue. The International Conference on Marine Biotechnology, Sorrento, Italy, September 1997.

Arico, S. 1997. Scientists perspectives on the marine biotechnology field: Results from a survey. The International Conference on Marine Biotechnology, Sorrento, Italy, September 1997.

Jang, D. 1997. The marine biotechnology industry: An international analysis on opportunities and impediments. The International Conference on Marine Biotechnology, Sorrento, Italy, September 1997.

Denno-Bouman, L. 1997. Prospecting in the park: Opportunities for genetic resources conservation and development in US marine protected areas. The International Conference on Marine Biotechnology, Sorrento, Italy, September 1997.

Cicin-Sain, B., R. W. Knecht, L. Denno-Bouman, G. W. Fisk. 1995. Emerging Policy Issues in the Development of Marine Biotechnology. Ocean Yearbook.

Denno-Bouman, L. 1995. Prospecting in the Park: New Opportunities for Genetic Resource Conservation and Development in U.S. Marine Protected Areas. Master's Thesis. University of Delaware.

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Ecosystem Management and GIS/Remote Sensing Applications

Improving the Management of Coastal Ecosystems through Management Analysis and Remote Sensing/GIS Applications: Experiences from the Delaware Region. Principal investigators: Vic Klemas, Robert W. Knecht, Biliana Cicin-Sain, Richard Field, Xiao Hai Yan, Kent Price, Mohsen Badiey, Kuo-Chuin Wong. With contributions from Professor Jonathan Sharp, Professor William Ullman; Delaware Sea Grant Advisor Joseph Farrell; Tracey Bryant, Marine Communications; Graduate students: Nigel Bradly, Lilian Pintea, Oliver Weatherbee, Allison Bailey, Louis Keiner, Pablo Clemente-Colon, Ampai Harakunarak, Dosoo Jang, Deborah Goldstein, Stephanie Poole, Miriam Balgos, Tammy Brant, Evelia Rivera and Suzanna Donahue. Publication Specialist Jorge Gutierrez.

Chapter 1. Introduction and Executive Summary
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Donahue, S. 2000. Policy Options for the Control of Agricultural Non-Point Source Pollution in Delaware: An Analysis. Master's Thesis. College of Earth, Ocean, and Environment, University of Delaware.

Darby, F. 1998. Pathways and Management of Aquatic Nonindigenous Species in Delaware. Master's Thesis. College of Earth, Ocean, and Environment, University of Delaware.

Bailey, A. 1997. Detecting and Monitoring Phragmites Invasion of Coastal Wetlands: A Comparison of Remote Sensing Techniques. Master's Thesis. College of Earth, Ocean, and Environment, University of Delaware.

Keiner, L. E. 1997. The Satellite Remote Sensing of Environment Processes in Delaware Bay. Ph.D. Dissertation. College of Earth, Ocean, and Environment, University of Delaware.

Poole, S. 1997. Assessing National Estuary Programs (NEP): Improving the NEP Process Through Development of Evaluation Criteria. Master's Thesis. College of Earth, Ocean, and Environment, University of Delaware.

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Other Research

Coastal and Marine Tourism

Cicin-Sain, B., R. W. Knecht, and other contributors, 1998. Coastal Tourism and Recreation. 1998 Year of the Ocean paper, published by the U. S. Federal Agencies with ocean-related programs.

Knecht, R. W. and B. Cicin-Sain. 1991. The Government and Marine Tourism: Co-Developer or Protector of the Public Trust? Proceedings, First International Congress on Marine Tourism, Honolulu.

Cicin-Sain, B. 1993. Sustainable Development, Integrated Coastal Management and Tourism, Proceedings MEDCOAST '93, Antalya, Turkey.

Study of Fishery Conflicts Galapagos Islands, Ecuador Anderson, L. G. and T. L. Wiley. 1996. Options Paper for the Management of Fisheries in the Galapagos Islands, Ecuador



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