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Cutting the food chain? The controversial plan to turn zooplankton into fish oil

Taipei Times 23 Jan 2022
A few times a day, off the Faroe Islands’ coast, the crew of the Jakup Sverri marine survey ship test the water, measuring its salinity, temperature and oxygen at different sea depths, but they also look for something else ... The Norwegian Institute of Marine Research says the harvest is well within sustainable limits.
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Ghost gear: Debris from fishing and oyster farms lurks underwater, endangering sea life

North Shore News 23 Jan 2022
Abandoned oyster and other aquaculture farms off the west coast of Vancouver Island are a toxic and ­tangled mess — and death traps to salmon, herring, marine mammals and myriad sea life ... Ocean Legacy renders ropes and nets, barrels, floats and other marine-related items into plastic pellets for re-manufacturing.
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Debris from fishing and oyster farms lurks underwater, endangering sea life

Castanet 23 Jan 2022
Abandoned oyster and other aquaculture farms off the west coast of Vancouver Island are a toxic and ­tangled mess — and death traps to salmon, herring, marine mammals and myriad sea life ... Ocean Legacy renders ropes and nets, barrels, floats and other marine-related items into plastic pellets for re-manufacturing.
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Indonesia Seeks Local Partners to Offset Beijing in South China Sea

The Maritime Executive 23 Jan 2022
Tensions with China over the South China Sea have prompted Indonesia to invite maritime security officials from five ASEAN member states – Brunei, the Philippines, Malaysia, Singapore and Vietnam – to meet in February to discuss a possible joint response to Beijing’s growing assertiveness.
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Regional governments key to tackling climate change

The Jakarta Post 23 Jan 2022
According to the IPCC’s fifth assessment report (2014) and Indonesian Maritime Affairs and Fisheries Ministry (2020), climate change and unpredictable weather have resulted in sea level rises that are reducing marine fish catches by ...
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These countries have reported zero Covid-19 cases, according to the WHO

Indian Express 23 Jan 2022
The Funafuti Conservation Area, located off the coast of Funafuti, Tuvalu’s capital, offers calm seas for diving and snorkelling amid sea turtles and tropical fish as well as several uninhabited islets that shelter marine birds ... when the weather and sea conditions permit.
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Other Voices l A lost opportunity

Citrus County Chronicle 23 Jan 2022
I can’t say I’m surprised ... According to an article in the Jan ... Gary Rankel. Get more from the Citrus County Chronicle. Subscribe Today ... Within a short paddle of this property, visitors and residents alike can also encounter dolphins, sea turtles, rays, a variety of seabirds and other marine life in a relatively unspoiled ecosystem ... .
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Mountains To Sea Wellington educating future generations

RNZ 22 Jan 2022
Mountains To Sea Wellington is an organisation that delivers inspiring freshwater and marine education programmes for schools and communities ... Now we would work for 90-to-100 schools every year and the marine and fresh water program, Mountains to Sea has also expanded into running ...
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Plastic pollution endangering marine animals along Argentine coastal strip

La Prensa Latina 22 Jan 2022
... groups about the wellbeing of seagulls, turtles, seals and other marine wildlife ... Seabirds were the species with most reports regarding ingestion and/or entanglement in plastic (67.5 percent of the total), followed by sea turtles (20 percent) and marine mammals (12.5 percent).
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Photos: Oil cleanup crews replace bathers on Peru beaches

Gulf News 22 Jan 2022
Almost a million liters (264,000 gallons) of crude spilled into the sea on Saturday when a tanker was hit by waves while offloading at La Pampilla refinery in Ventanilla, 30 kilometers (19 miles) north of Lima ... "We take advantage to remove it from the sea, that and the saturated sand," he said.
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Braving the Atlantic for a good cause

Independent online (SA) 22 Jan 2022
The Atlantic is known for its storms, huge swells and heavy seas ... They are partnering with a local NPO called Sea Search, a marine mammal research unit, who do research on dolphin and whale migration and their communication ... “We are very excited to partner with Sea Search ... Director of Sea Search Simon Elwen said.
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TN announces compensation to owners of fishing boats in SL custody

Suryaa 22 Jan 2022
... authorities on the arrest of Indian fishermen and the complaints being lodged by the fishermen of Rameswaram, Mandapam, and other areas of Tamil Nadu who were facing tough times in the sea near the Katchatheevu island as well as the International Marine Boundary Line (IMBL).
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'Secret Worlds' teaches lesser-known facts about animal senses

The Mercury 22 Jan 2022
Secret Worlds ... The marine Japanese sea catfish can detect such minute changes in pH levels that it can sense the slight acidification of water caused by the carbon dioxide from the respiration of worms ... Shore lights confuse turtle hatchlings whose survival depends on their being able to make their way to the moonlit sea after emerging from the sand.
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MA Marine Warning and Forecast

The Argus Press 21 Jan 2022
MA Marine Warnings and Forecast for Friday, January 21, 2022 ... URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE ... * WHAT...North winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt and seas ... Bank National Marine Sanctuary ... Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller ... with gusts up to 25 kt and seas.
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Mariner Drama prepares one-act plays for competition

The Voice 21 Jan 2022
Mariner Drama has been preparing its one-act plays for upcoming festivals, exhibitions and competitions ... “’We Are the Sea,’ our dramatic selection this year, focuses on Norah, Una and Iseult,” said Jay McCulloch, director of Mariner Drama and an English instructor ... “But they don’t know that the sea that swirls around the ship is listening.
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