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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 – New York,NY,USA(AP Photo/Gray’s Reef National Marine Sanctuary) North … Continue reading Daily News Clips

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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 … Continue reading Daily News Clip

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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 … Continue reading Daily News Clips

Bush Ocean Plan Is Criticized: Cheney Among Those Objecting

By Juliet Eilperin Washington Post Staff Writer Tuesday, November 4, 2008; Page A13 President Bush’s vision for protecting two vast areas of the Pacific Ocean from fishing and mineral exploitation, a move that would constitute a major expansion of his environmental legacy, is running into dogged resistance both inside and outside the White House and … Continue reading Bush Ocean Plan Is Criticized: Cheney Among Those Objecting

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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 – Don Mills,Ontario,CanadaIncreasing demand for small pelagics would also reduce the pressure on more endangered species, she said. … Continue reading Daily News Clips

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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 … Continue reading Daily News Clips

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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 … Continue reading Daily News Clips

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Log ship ran aground on protected marine siteSolomon Star – Honiara,Solomon IslandsThe wreck site is a registered marine protected area (MPA) of Dunde, under the Roviana Conservation Foundation (RCF). Yesterday, members of the RCF who went …Rising CO2 accelerates coral bleaching: studyReuters – Oct 27, 2008… -Rising carbon dioxide levels in the world’s oceans due … Continue reading Dailys News Clips