Tendencias y Temas en Transporte Marítimo y Medioambiente

Institutional Author: Transportation Research Board

This report, published by the Transportation Research Board, explores urgent and far-reaching research topics pertinent to marine transportation and environmental issues, such as marine emissions and air quality impacts, including alternative fuels, human health impacts, improving marine vessel emission inventory methods, emission reductions, and exhaust regulations. The report also focuses on supply chains, ecological systems, and climate system impacts, including marine transportation and the arctic; Panama Canal expansion and Nicaragua Canal construction; invasive, nonnative species; point and nonpoint water species; dredging and navigation; offshore energy; underwater sound; and climate variability.