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Canoeing From the Gulf of Mexico to the Arctic Ocean

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Canoeing From the Gulf of Mexico to the Arctic Ocean

Source: The Bismarck Tribune/AP - May 5, 2015

WAHPETON (AP) — A group of friends recently paddled its way to the banks of the Bois De Sioux River as part of a more…

Hanneke Wrome Wreck Discovered With Estimated €50 Million in Gold

Sketch: Rauno Koivusaari

Hanneke Wrome Wreck Discovered With Estimated €50 Million in Gold

Source: Ancient Origins/April Holloway - May 4, 2015

An archaeological diving team in Finland said they have found the wreck of the Hanneke Wrome, which sank with valuable cargo and some 200 passengers and more…

Exploring American Samoa’s Valley of Giants

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Exploring American Samoa’s Valley of Giants

Source: Ocean71/Sophie Ansel - April 30, 2015

Her fist in the air with the thumb pointing down, Wendy Cover, the Marine National Sanctuary’s biologist from American Samoa, gives the sign that the dive more…

The Grouper Moon

The Grouper Moon

Source: Guy Harvey Magazine/Joe Ierna, Jr. - April 29, 2015

In December 2013, I joined an expedition off Long Island, Bahamas. A team of researchers, educators and citizen-science explorers were onboard the M/V Glen Ellen conducting more…

Dongfeng Bounces Back in Volvo Ocean Race

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Dongfeng Bounces Back in Volvo Ocean Race

Source: Turn to Ten/AP - April 28, 2015

ALICANTE, Spain -Dongfeng Race Team, the Chinese-backed crew whose hopes of victory in the Volvo Ocean Race were rocked when they had to quit the more…

Ocean Summit on Marine Debris To Be Held During Volvo Ocean Race Port Call

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Ocean Summit on Marine Debris To Be Held During Volvo Ocean Race Port Call

Source: Scuttlebutt Sailing News - April 27, 2015

Alicante, Spain (April 23, 2015) – The Ocean Summit on Marine Debris during the Volvo Ocean Race stopover in Newport, Rhode Island, USA, next month more…

USS Independence Found Intact on Ocean Floor

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USS Independence Found Intact on Ocean Floor

Source: NPR/Bill Chappell - April 24, 2015

It fought in World War II and was used in two atomic bomb tests. Now, 64 years after it was scuttled, the USS Independence has more…

Haitian Marine Biologist Jean Wiener to Receive Coveted Environmental Award

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Haitian Marine Biologist Jean Wiener to Receive Coveted Environmental Award

Source: Voice of America/Reuters - April 23, 2015

MIAMI - A Haitian marine biologist who successfully fought to create a national park to protect a large swath of Haiti's north coast has won more…

These Men Plan to Cross the Indian Ocean… Rowing

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These Men Plan to Cross the Indian Ocean… Rowing

Source: The Telegraph/Theo Merz - April 22, 2015

The challenge of rowing the Indian Ocean is daunting enough: in fact, only four pairs have ever completed the 3,600-mile route from Australia to Mauritius more…

Isle of Arran’s Lobster Savior Receives ‘Environmental Oscar’

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Isle of Arran’s Lobster Savior Receives ‘Environmental Oscar’

Source: The Independent/Lewis Smith - April 21, 2015

A British convervationist has won the “Oscars” of the environment movement for his role in protecting marine wildlife on the Scottish coast.

Howard Wood has more…

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