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KIRIBATI MARITIME BOUNDARIES & EXTENDED CONTINENTAL SHELF CLAIM. GIS CONFERENCE 2013. Romano Reo. Presentation Contents. Showcase where Kiribati is in relation to its Maritime Boundaries Kiribati Extended Continental Shelf claim. Kiribati Maritime Boundaries. Data Conversion.

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Kiribati maritime boundaries extended continental shelf claim

KIRIBATI MARITIME BOUNDARIES & EXTENDED CONTINENTAL SHELF CLAIM

GIS CONFERENCE 2013

Romano Reo


Presentation contents
Presentation Contents CLAIM

  • Showcase where Kiribati is in relation to its Maritime Boundaries

  • Kiribati Extended Continental Shelf claim


Kiribati maritime boundaries
Kiribati Maritime Boundaries CLAIM

  • Data Conversion

  • RevisedMarine Zone Act

  • Maps on Local Datum

  • Very outdated Hydro Chart

  • Geo-referenced using GPS ground truth


Kiribati maritime boundaries1
Kiribati Maritime Boundaries CLAIM

  • Quality of existing charts can often be inadequate and not necessarily compatible with modern geodetic reference systems


Kiribati – Shared Maritime Boundaries CLAIM

Marshall

Islands

Palmyra

(US)

Howland (US)

Nauru

Gilbert

Islands

Jarvis (US)

Line

Islands

Phoenix

Islands

Tuvalu

Tokelau (NZ)

Cook

Islands

French Polynesia







  • Outstanding tasks boundaries

  • Update the Legislation – declaring outer limits in the domestic declarations

  • Lodge all the information with the United Nations


Kiribati extended continental shelf claim
Kiribati Extended Continental Shelf Claim boundaries

  • Kiribati satisfies the provision of UNCLOS to claim ECS

  • Provides Kiribati with sovereign rights over the seabed beyond its Exclusive Economic Zone

  • 4 potential sites has been identified

  • Kiribati ECS claim been submitted to DOALOS on 24 December 2012, followed by presentation to the Commission in August 2013


Data boundariesType & Applications Used

  • Singlebeam bathymetry

  • Multibeam bathymetry

  • Satellite derived gravity

  • ArcGIS

  • Geocap




Eastern Platform boundaries

Western Platform

Central Area

BOS

BOS

Fingers

Ridge

Platform


Kiribati – ECS Claim Areas boundaries

Gilbert

Islands

Phoenix

Islands

Line

Islands


Submission contents
Submission contents boundaries

  • Executive Summary

  • Main Body

  • Supporting scientific and technical data


Kiribati – Total Marine Jurisdiction boundaries

Total EEZ Area = 3.456M SQ.KM

Total ECS Area = 110,000 SQ.KM

Gilbert

Islands

Phoenix

Islands

Line

Islands


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Te boundariesMauri, TeRaoi, aoTeTabomoa

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