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75,518 OCEAN PASSPORTS
1,434 PARCELS SPONSORED
1,239 SPECIES FRIENDED

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New Study Finds That The Public Widely Supports Actions To Protect The Ocean

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New Study Finds That The Public Widely Supports Actions To Protect The Ocean

Source: Phys.org/UC San Diego - January 12, 2018

The public widely believes that the marine environment is under threat from human activities, and supports actions to protect the marine environment in their region, more…

As Ocean Temperatures Surge, 80 Percent of Pacific Island Fish Species Are Under Serious Threat

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As Ocean Temperatures Surge, 80 Percent of Pacific Island Fish Species Are Under Serious Threat

Source: Newsweek/Sydney PEREIRA - November 21, 2017

Pacific Island nations are expected to lose 50 to 80 percent of fish species by the end of the century.

The alarming number was published more…

1,220 Species Around the World Are Affected By Litter in the Ocean

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1,220 Species Around the World Are Affected By Litter in the Ocean

Source: Phys.org/ Alfred Wegener Institute - March 29, 2017

Where is marine litter concentrated, and which species and ecosystems does it affect? Researchers at the Alfred Wegener Institute have for the first time compiled more…