Frederik Mink's scientific contributions

Publications (2)

Article
In many parts of the world, port development and economic activities regularly come into conflict with the desire to conserve valuable habitats. Europe is no different and in many cases this has led to wide-ranging European Union legislation to protect and conserve fauna, in particular birds, flora and certain habitats. A difficult situation arises...
Article
In certain aspects of environmental law there is a potential friction between EU Directives and international conventions. In these cases, international conventions have priority over EU law because they constitute treaties between sovereign nations. Thus when the question arises, "Is dredged material waste or not?", the answer may not always be th...

Citations

... There are no reports providing a complete overview, but OSPAR reports that over a 1,000 million tons of sediment were dumped annually in the OSPAR maritime area alone during (OSPAR Commission, 2021. Similarly, for the EU, over 200 million tons have earlier been reported to be dumped (Mink et al., 2006). ...
... Port developments and economic activities in general regularly conflict with the desire to conserve estuarine and coastal habitats (Mink et al. 2007). The question as to whether there is a possibility of significant effects has been a stumbling block for many plans and projects. ...