new 230,000 square miles sanctuary for whales and dolphins (via Eco Green Travel)

new 230,000 square miles sanctuary for whales and dolphins Dolphins, whales, and dugongs will be safe from hunting in the waters surrounding the Pacific nation of Palau. At the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) in Nagoya, Japan, Palau’s Minister of the Environment, Natural Resources and Tourism, Harry Fritz, announced the establishment of a marine mammal sanctuary covering over 230,000 square miles (60,000 square kilometers) of the nation’s waters, an area the size of Mongolia. (photo source- outd … Read More

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