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News in Marine Conservation

Marine Conservation Institute wanted to highlight this article from the National Ocean Service: $36.8 Million to Help Restore Natural Resources Injured by Cosco Busan Oil Spill State and federal trustee agencies will use most of the funds from a $36.8 million settlement of natural resource damages to restore natural resources injured by the Nov. 7, … Continue reading News in Marine Conservation

Members of Congress Discuss Marine Debris!

We know how frustrating it can be watching Congress fail to get anything done. But some things are moving! Stuff is happening on Capitol Hill! Yesterday, the House Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation, held a hearing regarding operations and efficiencies for the US Coast Guard (USCG). While this may not seem applicable to … Continue reading Members of Congress Discuss Marine Debris!