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Faroe Islands (Føroyar)

Sørensen, Jan and Roto, Johanna and Tunon, Håkan (2018). Faroe Islands (Føroyar). I/In: Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services in Nordic Coastal Ecosystems: An IPBES-Like Assessment : volume 2 : The Geographical Case Studies. Sid./p. 207-228. TemaNord (2018:532). Copenhagen: Nordic Council of Ministers
ISBN 978-92-893-5598-8
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The Faroe Islands (Faroes) is an archipelago consisting of 18 islands about halfway between Norway and Iceland, 320 kilometres north-northwest of Scotland (62°00′N 06°47′W). The islands cover a land area of 1,400 km². The maritime economic zone is approximately 274,000 km².

Authors/Creators:Sørensen, Jan and Roto, Johanna and Tunon, Håkan
Title:Faroe Islands (Føroyar)
Series Name/Journal:TemaNord
Year of publishing :2018
Page range:207-228
Number of Pages:22
Place of Publication:Copenhagen
Publisher:Nordic Council of Ministers
ISBN for printed version:978-92-893-5598-8
ISBN for electronic version:978-92-893-5599-5
Publication Type:Book Chapter
Article category:Other scientific
Version:Published version
Copyright:Creative Commons: Attribution 4.0
Full Text Status:Public
Subjects:(A) Swedish standard research categories 2011 > 1 Natural sciences > 106 Biological Sciences (Medical to be 3 and Agricultural to be 4) > Other Biological Topics
(A) Swedish standard research categories 2011 > 5 Social Sciences > 509 Other Social Sciences > Social Sciences Interdisciplinary (Peace and Conflict Research and Studies on Sustainable Society)
(A) Swedish standard research categories 2011 > 5 Social Sciences > 506 Political Science > Political Science (excluding Public Administration Studies and Globalisation Studies)
Keywords:Faroe Islands (Faroes), subsistence, seabird hunting, whale hunting, biodiversity, ecosystem, traditions
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Alternative URL:http://urn.kb.se/resolve?urn=urn:nbn:se:norden:org:diva-5271
ID Code:16268
Faculty:NJ - Fakulteten för naturresurser och jordbruksvetenskap
Department:(NL, NJ) > Swedish Biodiversity Centre
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Deposited On:27 Aug 2019 07:31
Metadata Last Modified:27 Aug 2019 07:31

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