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Gulf of Mexico marine sanctuary idea dead for nowThe Associated PressNEW ORLEANS (AP) — President Bush’s proposal to create a string of marine sanctuaries in the Gulf of Mexico, known as the “Islands in the Stream,” has died … Greenhouse emissions prepare ocean disasterGreen Left Weekly – Chippendale,NSW,AustraliaCorals and sea urchins were absent, while invasive
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One year later, oil spill impacts of Cosco Busan unknownMarin Independent-Journal – San Rafael,CA,USA… in the case against Regal Stone Ltd. Allan Schreiber of Fairfax is a volunteer for the Gulf of the Farallones Marine Sanctuary’s Beach Walk program. … Mystery ‘Gunshot’ Sounds Are Whale ThreatsLiveScience.com – New York,NY,USA(AP Photo/Gray’s Reef National Marine Sanctuary) North
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Bush hits choppy water over ocean sanctuariesSan Francisco Chronicle – CA, USAThe original plan, which included four potential “marine monuments” and was well received by environmentalists, has already been scaled back. … Bush’s parting moves on the environmentChristian Science Monitor – Boston,MA,USAThe proposals include changes to the Endangered Species Act, new management plans for 11
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Eastern Pacific tuna hang in the balanceTrading Markets (press release) – Los Angeles,CA,USA… regional marine conservation director said that, Less than one percent of the Eastern Pacific Ocean has been designated as Marine Protected Areas, …See all stories on this topicElection Results Bring Conservation Opportunity and Need for ActionMarketWatch – USAThe Department of the Interior
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Bush Plan to Protect Ocean Draws Economic ObjectionWashington Post – United StatesIn 2006 he designated the nearly 140000-square-mile Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument in the northwestern Hawaiian Islands, creating what at the…Eating smelly fish could save endangered speciesCanada.com – Don Mills,Ontario,CanadaIncreasing demand for small pelagics would also reduce the pressure on more endangered species, she said.
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In Bush’s end-game, lots of changes on environmentReuters India, India – Nov 2, 2008By Deborah Zabarenko, Environment Correspondent WASHINGTON (Reuters) – As the US presidential candidates sprint toward the finish line, the Bush … Artificial Oyster Beds Could Revive Ocean HealthWBUR – Boston,MA,USASo the Massachusetts Audubon Society is building artificial oyster reefs at its Wellfleet
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Ada: Monument economic data ‘speculative’Saipan Tribune – Saipan,Northern Mariana Islands,Micronesia… that details the potential economic benefits of the White House’s proposal to establish a national marine monument in the Northern Mariana Islands. … Eastern Pacific tuna hang in the balanceEureka! Science News – Quebec,QC,Canada… regional marine conservation director said that, “Less than one percent of
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