News clips for Thursday, November 12th, 2009

Climate Change

High Seas

  • New scientific report shows extinctions likely as fisheries managers fail– World Fishing- Preliminary findings of a new scientific report published this week warn that the wide scale and systematic mismanagement of deep-sea fisheries on the high seas is likely to result in the depletion of numerous deep-sea species and the extinction of others and recommends that some of the fisheries should be closed.


Endangered Species

Marine Protected Areas


Marine Spatial Planning

  • Md., Del., Va., in offshore wind power partnership– San Francisco Chronicle- Maryland, Delaware and Virginia are joining forces to promote the offshore wind power. The governors of the three states announced Tuesday that they have signed an agreement to work together on promoting federal policies, transmission strategies and other issues to advance offshore power in the Mid-Atlantic region.

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