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First international water marine protected area

Ross Sea Antartica Marine Protected Area

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Posted 28 October 2016 - 05:57 PM

The first Marine Protected Area was declared in the international waters of the Ross Sea of Antartica, after 5 years of negociations. It is not a proper protected area as it will not deliver a protection status permanently, because of the Russian of the Chinese fisheries operating in the area.

 

https://www.ccamlr.o...-protected-area

http://www.pewtrusts...-protected-area

 

https://www.theguard...onmental-stance

https://www.theguard...n-landmark-deal

 

 

Here is another proposal form Pew Charitables:

http://www.asoc.org/..._Sea_Region.pdf


Edited by jeremie, 28 October 2016 - 06:02 PM.






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