Marine animals at risk as the ocean rapidly loses oxygen

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Jan 062018
 

The ocean is quickly losing oxygen, which could lead to the death of marine life in those waters. A review published in Science Magazine details the causes, consequences and solutions, to what they call “deoxygenation.” In the past 50 years the amount …

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World’s largest marine reserve created in Antarctica – Sky News – Sky News

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Dec 032017
 

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World's largest marine reserve created in Antarctica – Sky News
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The Ross Sea marine reserve covers 1.5 million square km of some of the last stretches of ocean unharmed by human activity.
Lewis Pugh: In the zoneGeographical

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World’s largest marine reserve created in Antarctica – Sky News

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Dec 012017
 

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World's largest marine reserve created in Antarctica
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The Ross Sea marine reserve covers 1.5 million square km of some of the last stretches of ocean unharmed by human activity. 09:44, UK, Friday 01 December 2017. The protected area stretches 1.55m sq km. Image: The protected area stretches 1.55m sq km
World's second largest marine sanctuary created 'effectively in New Zealand's back yard'TVNZ
Lewis Pugh: In the zoneGeographical

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Drive for giant new marine sanctuary in Antarctica – News24

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Oct 162017
 

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Drive for giant new marine sanctuary in Antarctica
News24
Sydney – Australia and France kick off a fresh push on Monday to create a vast marine sanctuary in pristine East Antarctica, hoping to build on the success of a landmark deal secured last year at a key annual conservation summit. The fate of the plan
Australia Reaffirms Commitment to East Antarctica Protection PlanLatin American Herald Tribune
East Antarctic marine park hopes build after seven years on table …ABC Online

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‘Mysterious’ marine life lies beneath breakaway Larsen C iceberg in … – Sky News

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Oct 102017
 

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'Mysterious' marine life lies beneath breakaway Larsen C iceberg in …
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The release of the trillion-ton iceberg means researchers can explore an ecosystem which has been hidden for up to 120000 years.
Scientists hope damage to Larsen C ice shelf will reveal ecosystemsThe Guardian
Scientists to probe ecosystem of undersea lost world hidden for 120000 yearsNew Atlas
Antarctic's Larsen C Ice Shelf Uncovers The Hidden Ecosystem Which Was Unknown For 120000 YearsIncredible News 24

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Islands are evolutionary cradle for Antarctica marine life – Yale News

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Jul 252017
 

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Islands are evolutionary cradle for Antarctica marine life
Yale News
The largely barren islands reaching north from Antarctica are actually the birthplace of many modern species of marine life — and perhaps will be the first places to be impacted by invading species in the wake of climate change, according to a study

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Antarctica’s Getting the World’s Largest Marine Reserve – Paste Magazine

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Nov 032016
 

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Antarctica's Getting the World's Largest Marine Reserve
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Looks like all the Shamus can finally be free—at least for the next few decades. Last week, 24 countries came together to vote the Ross Sea in Antarctica as being a Marine Protected Area (MPA) for the next 35 years. As of December 1, 2017, all
Deal struck for world's largest marine reserve in AntarcticaScotsman
How China came in from the cold to help set up Antarctica's vast new marine parkThe Conversation AU
Worlds largest marine protected area created in AntarcticaCatch News
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Australia|Coast of Antarctica Will Host World’s Largest Marine Reserve – New York Times

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Nov 022016
 

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Australia|Coast of Antarctica Will Host World's Largest Marine Reserve
New York Times
SYDNEY, Australia — The world's biggest marine reserve, almost as large as Alaska, will be established in the Ross Sea in Antarctica under an agreement reached by representatives of 24 nations and the European Union in Australia on Friday. The policy …
Nations Agree To Establish World's Largest Marine Reserve In AntarcticaNPR
World's Largest Marine Reserve Created Off AntarcticaNational Geographic
World's largest marine protected area declared in AntarcticaBBC News
CBBC Newsround –Live Science –Christian Science Monitor –The Guardian
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Antarctica’s Ross Sea to become world’s largest marine reserve – Christian Science Monitor

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Oct 292016
 

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Antarctica's Ross Sea to become world's largest marine reserve
Christian Science Monitor
Antarctica's Ross Sea became the world's largest protected area on Friday, after a multi-national agreement to preserve one of the most pristine ecosystems on the planet. The Ross Sea will be designated a "no-take" zone, putting everything from
Countries OK world's largest marine reserve in AntarcticaArizona Daily Sun
The Largest Marine Reserve Was Just Created in AntarcticaTravel+Leisure
World's largest marine reserve in Antarctica finally gets the green lightNew Atlas
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Nations Agree To Establish World’s Largest Marine Reserve In Antarctica – NPR

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Oct 282016
 

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Nations Agree To Establish World's Largest Marine Reserve In Antarctica
NPR
"In 1959 at the height of the Cold War, Antarctica was set aside as a place for peace and science," Pugh says. "Today's announcement shows that Antarctica continues to be a place for peace and bridge building, a place where we can find common ground.
World's Largest Marine Sanctuary Created Off AntarcticaLive Science
Australia|Coast of Antarctica Will Host World's Largest Marine ReserveNew York Times
Antarctica Gets Its First 'Marine Protected Area'Wall Street Journal
National Geographic –CBBC Newsround –The Guardian
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