Exclusive Economic Zones (EEZ)
Under the law of the sea (Third United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea, concluded in 1982), an Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) is a sea zone over which a state has special rights with regards to the exploration and use of marine resources. We provide links between EEZ, FAO divisions and countries.
Data source: Reference Tables Online Browser ("Water area" -> "Jurisdiction Area" -> "Country Exclusive Economic Zone").
*The ontologies published here are draft versions and should not be used as official expressions of any of the classifications sytems modeled.