North Sea

The North Sea is a sea of the Atlantic Ocean located between Great Britain (England and Scotland), Denmark, Norway, Germany, the Netherlands, Belgium and France. An epeiric (or "shelf") sea on the European continental shelf, it connects to the ocean through the English Channel in the south and the Norwegian Sea in the north. It is more than 970 kilometres (600 mi) long and 580 kilometres (360 mi) wide, with an area of 570,000 square kilometres (220,000 sq mi). The North Sea has long been the site of important European shipping lanes as well as a major fishery. The coast …

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MQUP: McGill-Queen's University Press · 15 July 2024 English

From 1650 to 1750 the provision of medical care for injured seamen in the Royal Navy underwent a major transformation, shifting from care provided by civilians in private homes to …

Dutch wars, when most action occurred in the North Sea and the Channel, many sick and wounded received the town of Deal (the meeting point of the North Sea and the English Channel), Portsmouth and Gosport


MQUP: McGill-Queen's University Press · 15 June 2024 English

Myths and stereotypes surrounding seafarers in the Age of Sail persist to this day. Sailors were celebrated for their courage, strength, and skill, yet condemned for militancy, vice, and fecklessness. …

the district was still underway.22 To him, the North Sea, ‘in all its divine magnificence and its angry


NSP: New Society Publishers · 21 May 2024 English

We must cut carbon emissions to halt climate change. But they aren't just produced by driving a car or heating a home. Upfront carbon – all emissions involved in manufacturing …

letting the industry drill offshore — both the North Sea and Prudhoe Bay in Alaska came online — and extracting every last cubic inch of gas from the North Sea.” Jacob Rees- Mogg may yet send children back


IISD: International Institute for Sustainable Development · 14 May 2024 English

At the COP 28 climate summit in Dubai, 198 governments agreed to transition away from fossil fuels. That means phasing out oil and gas, as well as coal. Yet most …

transition initiatives exist in places like the North Sea and the United States.9 9 See https://oilandgastransitions


MQUP: McGill-Queen's University Press · 14 May 2024 English

Mary MacLeod was a rarity: a female bard in seventeenth-century Scotland. A chronicle of travel through the Scottish Hebrides, More Richly in Earth explores MacLeod’s life and legacy, preserved within …

minutes, though, as we head into the waters of the North Sea Minch, the jade green sea-cliffs of the harbour’s


PICES: North Pacific Marine Science Organization · 17 April 2024 English

All names and claims expressed in this book of abstracts are solely those of the authors and do not represent those of the PICES Organization, nor those of their affiliated …

restrictions and co-location opportunities on North Sea fisheries 1 1 2,3 2 4 Jonas Letschert , Prince University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany The North Sea is a global hotspot for anthropogenic uses and conservation no-take zone distributions in the southern North Sea and combined these with the potential use of passive agent-based model to simulate the German southern North Sea fisheries. Primary results indicate a strong condensation strategies are work in progress. Currently, many North Sea riparian states are drafting policies to regulate


CGAI: Canadian Global Affairs Institute · 1 April 2024 English

Air Defence and the Royal Canadian Navy The Current Crisis The Maritime Air Defence Challenge Looking Ahead Conclusion References About the Author Canadian Global Affairs Institute Introduction In February 2024, …

China in the Pacific or Russia in the Baltics and North Sea regions. Fortunately, the RCN and its allies,


INSPQ: Institut national de santé publique du Québec · 26 March 2024 French

Afin de répondre au besoin du réseau de la santé publique de documenter les répercussions sanitaires associées à l’industrie éolienne dans les milieux d’accueil et chez les travailleurs et travailleuses, …

(2016). Air medical evacuations from the German North Sea wind farm bard offshore 1 : Traumatic injuries


CAPP: Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers · 14 March 2024 English

Source: Canada Energy Regulator 3 Summary of Crude Oil Market Fundamentals Global Crude Oil and Liquids Supply ● Based on the latest short-term forecasts (at the time of this publication) …

blend of light sweet crude oils produced in the North Sea with an API gravity of around 40 degrees. ● Western


PICES: North Pacific Marine Science Organization · 29 February 2024 English

NPRB directs research towards species, processes, and dynamics in the marine ecosystems of Alaska, including the Gulf of Alaska, the Bering Sea, the Aleutian Islands, and the Chukchi and Beaufort …

effects of offshore wind farm construction in the North Sea. Reg. Environ. Change 8, 31–43 (2008). 117 50 Nutrient emission reduction scenarios in the North Sea: An abatement cost and ecosystem integrity analysis


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