The gently sloping seabed of the shallow water nearest to a continent, covering about 45 miles from the shore and deepening over the sloping sea floor to an average depth of 400 ft. It continues until it reaches the continental slope. (Source: GEMET/WRIGHT)
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Multilateral environment agreements tagged with continental shelf
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|Barcelona Convention||1 article or paragraph|
|Offshore Protocol||1 article or paragraph|
|Abidjan Convention||1 article or paragraph|
|Noumea Convention||1 article or paragraph|
|Cartagena Convention||1 article or paragraph|
|Jeddah Convention||1 article or paragraph|