|Conclusions: Benefits, lessons learned, and future challenges of marine spatial planning|In: Marine Policy. Pergamon: Guildford. ISSN 0308-597X, more
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- Ehler, C. (2008). Conclusions: Benefits, lessons learned, and future challenges of marine spatial planning, in: Douvere, F. et al. (Ed.) The role of marine spatial planning in implementing ecosystem-based, sea use management. Marine Policy, 32(Spec. Issue 5): pp. 840-843, more
Benefits; Marine environment; Marine policy; Marine
This article summarizes briefly the principal conclusions from papers presented in this special issue on marine spatial planning. It identifies potential economic, ecological, and administrative benefits (and costs) that might be realized from the implementation of MSP. Finally, the article summarize lessons learned and identifies future challenges and directions for MSP, including the development of international guidelines for its implementation.