From the The Maritime Executive, http://www.maritime-executive.com/article/NOAA-Releases-Ocean-Acidification-Research-Plan-2014-03-28/
March 28, 2014
NOAA and its partners have released the first federal strategic plan to guide research and monitoring investments that will improve our understanding of ocean acidification, its potential impacts on marine species and ecosystems, and adaptation and mitigation strategies.… Read the rest
Marine planning could benefit ‘blue’ industries, report says
From the The Coast News, https://thecoastnews.com/2014/03/marine-planning-could-benefit-blue-industries-report-says/
By Jared Whitlock
Mar 28, 2014
REGION — The Yukon, a retired Canadian Navy ship, sits on the ocean floor offshore of Mission Beach.… Read the rest
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