Saving the ocean one island at a time

Saving the ocean one island at a time

There are 2 comments on the Guardian Unlimited story from Nov 4, 2010, titled Saving the ocean one island at a time. In it, Guardian Unlimited reports that:

Aboard Mission Blue, oceanographer Greg Stone tells the story of how he helped the Republic of Kiribati create an enormous protected area in the middle of the Pacific -- protecting fish, sealife and the island nation itself.

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Suva, Fiji

#1 Nov 4, 2010
We have lost million of dollars in fishing revenue because one scientist Greg Stone managed to convince our government to make part of Line and Phoenix a conservation area.

Our revenue from tourists (Eco-tourism)visiting this conversation area is ZERO.

One Scientist took the gory but 100,000 people are struggling to find money to run their country.

“I dont have a headline”

Since: Nov 10

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#2 Nov 15, 2010

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