New Alliance calls for World’s Largest Marine Reserves around Antarctica

October 31, 2011
Location: 
Hobart, Tasmania

A new coalition of environmental and conservation groups, the Antarctic Ocean Alliance (AOA), called on the Convention on the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR) meeting in Hobart this week to establish the world’s largest network of marine reserves in the oceans around Antarctica.

This is the most comprehensive information and story, and includes quote from Sylvia Earle video message. An estimated 130 delegates turned up to witness speeches from Evan Bloom, Sylvia and Steve Campbell of the Antarctic Ocean Alliance.

Click to read entire story in the Tasmanian Times.

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