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First NOWPAP Workshop
 

Keynote Speech

UNEP challenges the global problem of marine litter | 634KB


Special Lectures

Marine litter activity in the NOWPAP region | 1,624KB

Marine Pollution caused by Plastic Waste | 2,085KB


Status Reports on Marine Litter from NOWPAP Members

Marine Litter in China | 556KB

Recent Overview and Provision of Marine Litter in Japan | 519KB

Policy Trend of the Korean Government toward Practical Solution to Marine Debris | 659KB

Marine Litter problem and ways of solving in the Russian Far East | 880KB


SESSION 1

Simulation Model and Monitoring of Marine Litter Distribution in Northwest Pacific Region and its related areas

Movement and accumulation of floating marine debris simulated by surface currents from satellite data | 1,373KB

The surface Oceanic Circulation and Ocean litters prediction of the Japan/East Sea | 2,784KB

Divergence/Convergence Field and its Effect on Accumulation of Sea Surface Marine Litter in Suruga Bay, Japan | 423KB

Use of disposable lighter as an indicator item to monitor marine debris | 1,900KB

A Serious Problem of Coastal Contamination by Drifted Garbage in Japan Islands | 3,179KB

Activities for litter washed ashore by Japan Coast Guard | 6,455KB

Buried Litter on the Beaches of the Northwest Pacific Region: Small but Significant Plastic Fragments in the Sand | 1,740KB

NGO's and Public Participation for Solution of Marine Debris Problems in Korea | 1,324KB

Primorsky Kray Shoreline Pollution Monitoring Methods and Results | 1,525KB


SESSION 2

Policy and Management or Marine Litter in NOWPAP Members

The Management of Marine Litter in China | 3,530KB

Preventing Marine Litter from Land-Based Activities in China | 1,303KB

Outline of Japaneese coastal administration and taking measures against coastal litter by way of the administration | 226KB

An Application of Watershed Approach to Manage Land-Based Debris in Han River Basin, Korea | 1,077KB

Initiatives for Building Cooperative Mechanism for the Protection of Marine Environment from Marine Debris in Northwest Pacific Region | 163KB

Decision of the problem of waste treatment in Primorye region | 822KB


SESSION 3

Miscellaneous Topics Concerning Marine Litter

Prevention of Pollution by Garbage from Ships in China | 117KB

Marine Fishery Environment Protection in China ---------- Cooperative efforts related to marine debris management in China | 2,586KB

Ghost Fishing by Derelict Fishing Gear: Achievement in Evaluation of Impacts | 1,009KB

What is needed to Stop Trash Getting into the Marine Environment? | 553KB

Enlightening Citizens by Increasing Public Awareness of teh Environment Through Research on the Reality of Seabed Litter | 708KB

Research on Washed-up Driftage on the Coasts of the Northwest Pacific Region | 2,498KB

Introduction to Integrated Management System for Marine Debris in Korea Sea Waters | 3,716KB

Problems of Pollution of Coastal Waters, Sewage and Waste Products in NOWPAP Region | 3,522KB

Litter Pollution of the Khabarovsky Krai Coastal Zone | 1,158KB


Organized by:
Northwest Pacific Action Plan (NOWPAP)

Sponsored by:
• Ministry of Environment, and
• North Pacific Region Environmental Cooperation Center

Supported by:
• NOWPAP Regional Coordinating Unit (RCU)
• United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
• Toyama Prefecture
• Toyama City
• Japanese Association for Coastal Zone Studies (JACZS)
• Japan Driftological Society
• Japan Society of Waste Management Experts (JSWME)