SOPAC Compendium Project
SOPAC Compendium Project
Digital collection of the entire body of knowledge of CCOP/SOPAC from 1972 to 2010

Preliminary Claims Preparation for Justifying Extensions to the Outer Edge of the Continental Shelf

To identify, collect and collate existing data and information that will support extended continental shelf jurisdiction beyond the 200 nautical mile exclusive economic zone for Federated States of Micronesia. Further, to standardise the format of these data to be consistent with SOPAC data requirements and to initiate the UNCLOS process for preparation of a claim to the Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf


Federated States of Micronesia

Proposed Year2000Primary CategoryCoastal Processes (CP)
Secondary CategoryActivity TypeTechnical Assistance

Documents and Reports (2)
Regional maritime boundaries project task visit, Republic of Marshall Islands & Federated States of Micronesia, 5th to 19th February 2006 Brian Murphy & Andrick Lal Open
Training Course on the Delineation of the Outer Limits of the Continental Shelf beyond 200 nautical miles and the Preparation of a submission to the Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf SOPAC Ocean & Islands Programme Open