The Unfulfilled Promise of the World’s Marine Protected Areas

There is an excellent article up on Environment 360 today, and I suggest you give it a good read. It’s very thought provoking. Let us know what you think!

Biologists and conservationists maintain that establishing marine reserves — areas where fishing is off-limits or severely restricted — offers the best hope for recovery for our overstressed oceans. So why is such a small area of the world’s oceans protected?

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