Although I was not conscious of it until much later, my father’s love affair with the ocean must have influenced me powerfully. Rereading his works in my mature years, when I myself become [sic] so deeply involved with the oceans, I find his analysis of the human relationship to nature, and specially the sea, the most profound I have come across.

Elisabeth Mann Borgese*

The Future of Ocean Governance and Capacity Development

Essays in Honor of Elisabeth Mann Borgese (1918-2002)