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Marine Reclamation Works on the West Coast of Sabah

Country/Territory
Malaysia
Territorial subdivision
Sabah
Document type
Miscellaneous
Date
2001
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Sea, Environment gen.
Keyword
Marine pollution EIA Environmental planning Protected area
Geographical area
Asia, ASIA AND THE PACIFIC, East Asian Seas, South-Eastern Asia
Abstract

The present Terms of Reference (TOR) provide a generic description of the scope of work required by the Sabah State Government for developers to fulfill the requirements for Environmental Monitoring and Management in connection with marine reclamation works. These Terms of Reference have been drafted by taking into particular account that the development of any marine reclamation project must be undertaken with the aim of minimizing the negative impact of the development on the physical-chemical as well as biological-ecological environment. The Terms deal with, inter alia, the monitoring and management strategy, the environmental monitoring programme and the environmental management programme.

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