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Publication Type
Journal Article
Author, Analytic
Goodbody, Ivan
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Life Sciences
Article Title
Kingston Harbour, Jamaica: An overview
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Journal Title
Bulletin of Marine Science
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Reprint Status
Refereed
Date of Publication
2003
Volume ID
73
Issue ID
2
Page(s)
249-255
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Abstract
Kingston Harbour is often considered to be one of the finest natural harbours in the world. Comprised of two regions-the outer Harbour and the inner Harbour the Kingston Harbour offers numerous opportunities in the areas of scientific research and development. This article provides a synopsis of the Kingston Harbour by topographical formation, its evolution and that of the surrounding areas that impacted its natural occurrences as well as those that have benefited from the Harbour. These uses of the harbour are highlighted in addition to the factors of pollution that have contributed to its degradation.....
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