How best are marine natural resources to be protected, preserved, or developed? What policy reforms at the Federal level could protect marine ecosystems, enhance fisheries, and allow other uses like recreation and resource extraction?
The presentations below provide an overview of the proposed Stoa marine natural resources debate resolution. I draw from notes from when ocean resources was the 2003-04 national high school debate topic.
I reference a two pdf files, in the first presentation, which are here:
The Economics of Marine Resources:
It is a great topic in many ways and I hope homeschool debaters consider it.
Here is first part of Entrepreneurs, Enterprises, and the Environment, for students interested in background for the marine natural resources topic.
Here is link to the Economic Thinking environment page.