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24 Oct 2014
Palau raises over $50,000 to support the creation and enforcement of a Pacific Ocean no-fishing zone the size of FranceThe Pacific island nation of Palau made waves in the ocean conservation world earlier this year with an announcement that they plan on turning their territorial waters into a no-take marine protected area. Part of the solution to supporting this project will r ... full text
22 Oct 2014
Coastal Blue Carbon step by step - A new manual for measuring, assessing and analyzing carbon in the field and labIncreasingly, coastal ecosystems are being recognized for their important role in carbon sequestration and, when degraded, their potential to become sources of carbon emissions. Progress has been made to include these systems in international and national policy an ... full text
06 Oct 2014
MMMPA presents an original short educational and highly entertaining silent Marine Protected Area (MPA) movie. The humorous nature of the film makes it accessible to a wide audience, bringing with it important simple take home messages. This film and understandable text exhibit the fundamental benefits of MPAs and the ideal process for MPA designation and their governance. Par ... full text
News
China And Russia Block International Plan To Create Antarctic Ocean Sanctuary - Huffington Post
31 Oct 2014
ONW: Monthly Program Updates – October 2014 – Available Now!
31 Oct 2014
Program Update: Advocacy – October 2014
31 Oct 2014
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