The conflict between offshore petroleum activities and fishing as regulated in Norwegian and English law is discussed, considering the loss of access to fishing grounds and the problem of debris. The various lessons to be learned from the experience of Norway and the UK are indicated, listing also certain issues which need to be resolved and measures which may be taken.
|Title of host publication||The regulation of fisheries : legal, economic and social aspects : proceedings of a European workshop, University of Tromsø, Norway. 2-4 June 1986|
|Editors||Geir Ulfstein, Peder Andersen, Robin Churchill|
|Publisher||Council of Europe|
|Number of pages||17|
|Publication status||Published - 1987|
- Environmental impact
- Fishery disputes
- International law
- Oil and gas industry
- United Kingdom
Churchill, R. (1987). The conflict between oil and fisheries: a survey of Norwegian and United Kingdom law and practice. In G. Ulfstein, P. Andersen, & R. Churchill (Eds.), The regulation of fisheries : legal, economic and social aspects : proceedings of a European workshop, University of Tromsø, Norway. 2-4 June 1986 (pp. 197-213). Council of Europe.