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GOP Attacks New Federal Water Rule, Part of Wider Bid to ‘Rein In’ EPA

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GOP Attacks New Federal Water Rule, Part of Wider Bid to ‘Rein In’ EPA

Source: AP/Matthew Daly - June 2, 2015

The Obama administration says a new federal rule regulating small streams and wetlands will protect the drinking water of more than 117 million people in the country.

Not so, insist Republicans. They say the rule is a massive government overreach that could even subject puddles and ditches to regulation.

Sen. Shelley Moore Capito, R-W.Va., is promising more…

Team Vestas Wind Back in Volvo Ocean Race

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Team Vestas Wind Back in Volvo Ocean Race

Source: Scuttlebutt Sailing News - June 2, 2015

Lisbon, Portugal – Team Vestas Wind (Chris Nicholson/AUS) shore crew chief, Neil Cox, breathed a huge sigh of relief as his boat was successfully returned more…

Sensor Equipped Seals are Collecting Distant Ocean Data

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Sensor Equipped Seals are Collecting Distant Ocean Data

Source: Phys.org/University of St. Andrews - June 2, 2015

Seals have helped gather information on some of the harshest environments on the planet, using technology designed by scientists at more…

Here’s Why the 2015 Hurricane Season Could Be Quiet in Atlantic, Busy in Pacific

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Here’s Why the 2015 Hurricane Season Could Be Quiet in Atlantic, Busy in Pacific

Source: National Geographic/Willie Drye - June 2, 2015

Cooler waters and the meteorological phenomenon known as El Niño could mean a quiet summer in the Atlantic Ocean, with only eight named tropical storms expected to more…

GOP Attacks New Federal Water Rule, Part of Wider Bid to ‘Rein In’ EPA

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GOP Attacks New Federal Water Rule, Part of Wider Bid to ‘Rein In’ EPA

Source: AP/Matthew Daly - June 2, 2015

The Obama administration says a new federal rule regulating small streams and wetlands will protect the drinking water of more than 117 million people in more…

Trans-Pacific Partnership and the Ocean

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Trans-Pacific Partnership and the Ocean

Source: World Ocean Radio/Peter Neill - June 2, 2015

The 12-nation Trans-Pacific Partnership has been causing conflict of late, with a broad range of disagreements over key provisions and debates intensifying due more…

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The TerraMar Project and OceanAMP form Partnership: Ocean Conservation Meets Journalism 3.0

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The TerraMar Project and OceanAMP form Partnership: Ocean Conservation Meets Journalism 3.0

May 21, 2015

BERLIN and NEW YORK, May 21, 2015 - OceanAMP and The TerraMar Project announced a new partnership today to unite their efforts to save the more…

Student Op-Ed: The Truth About SeaWorld is We Don’t Have the Facts

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Student Op-Ed: The Truth About SeaWorld is We Don’t Have the Facts

Source: Teens4Oceans/Nicole Kunin - May 21, 2015

After the release of Blackfish on January 19th, 2013, SeaWorld, a multi-million dollar corporation, began to suffer through years of harsh criticism and long term more…

The Narrow Edge by Deborah Cramer

The Narrow Edge by Deborah Cramer

Source: SILive/Todd Simmons - May 8, 2015

There is a line in Deborah Cramer's excellent book The Narrow Edge that puts life into perspective. Like the rest of the book, it is a sentence more…

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