DateNairobi : UNEP ; Cambridge, United Kingdom : UNEP World Conservation Monitoring Centre ; Paris : Unesco-IOC, Aug. 2003
132 p. : col. ill, charts, tables
"A joint publication of UNEP and UNESCO-IOC executed by UNEP-WCMC and supported by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs of the United Kingdom, Ministry for the Environment of Iceland, and Federal Ministry of Education and Research of Germany". Study conducted in response to UNEP Governing Council decision 21/13 on a "Global assessment of the state of the marine environment". Includes bibliographical references (p. 24).