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Public urged to practice responsible ocean stewardship following…
… and disturbing monk seals on Manana Island. If anyone has more
information on the seal, call the NOAA’s Office of Law Enforcement at
(800) 853-1964.

Fisheries losing $50 billion a year
Reuters UK, UK – Oct 8, 2008
By Jasmin Melvin WASHINGTON (Reuters) – As more and more fishermen chase
fewer and fewer fish, $50 billion (29 billion pounds) are lost each year
in …

Satellites collect data on sea temperatures, reefs
The Associated Press
“Bleaching is a major threat to the health of endangered coral reef
ecosystems across the earth,” NOAA administrator and retired Navy Vice
Adm. Conrad C. …

State’s ocean waters due for regs
Martha’s Vineyard Times – Vineyard Haven,MA,USA
“Essentially, it’s a first step in ‘zoning’ the ocean,” he said. “There
is no comprehensive federal plan. We would be the first state to adopt a
broad-based …

Supreme Court Considers Effects of Sonar on Whales
Kansas City infoZine – Kansas City,MO,USA
The CEQ then determined the Navy’s need to train with sonar was an
emergency that trumped NEPA. The justices questioned the CEQ’s authority
to override …


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