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  1. News - World - ANTARCTICA

    China and Russia help block Antarctic sanctuary plan

    Posted Nov 03rd 2012, 12:00am by Agence France-Presse in Sydney

    ... while growing demand for seafood was seeing greater interest in the Southern Ocean. The Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources was established in 1982, ... of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR), made up of 24 countries and the European Union, at Hobart in Australia ended on Thursday without resolution after China, Russia and Ukraine raised ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1074749/china-and-russia-help-block-antarctic-sanctuary-plan
  2. News - World

    Plans for giant Antarctic marine sanctuary falter

    Posted Sep 14th 2012, 03:11pm

    ... sentiment when that sentiment is based on a misapprehension of what’s going on.” Antarctic fishing is regulated by the Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources ... Zealand have spent two years trying to agree on an Alaska-sized marine sanctuary where fishing would be banned and scientists could study climate change. US Secretary of State Hillary Rodham ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1036724/plans-giant-antarctic-marine-sanctuary-falter
  3. News - China - ANTARCTICA

    Russia and China block Antarctic sanctuaries at Hobart meeting

    Posted Nov 02nd 2013, 03:50am by AFP

    ... protected areas were on the table at the Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources meeting in Hobart, Australia, which brought together 24 countries and the European ... Agence France-Presse in Sydney Moscow is thought to have been concerned about proposed fishing limits Russia, China block Antarctic sanctuaries Plans to create two vast ocean sanctuaries ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1345516/russia-and-china-block-antarctic-sanctuaries-hobart-meeting
  4. News - World - ANTARCTIC

    Outrage as Antarctic Ocean sanctuary talks end in failure

    Posted Nov 02nd 2012, 02:15pm by Agence France-Presse in Sydney

    ... at the Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR), made up of 24 countries and the European Union, at Hobart in Australia ended without resolution. Instead, CCAMLR ... Antarctic marine protection at this meeting because a number of countries actively blocked conservation efforts,” said alliance official Steve Campbell. An official at the meeting told reporters she ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1074554/outrage-antarctic-ocean-sanctuary-talks-end-failure
  5. News - World - ENVIRONMENT

    Fishing nations scale back protection of Antarctic waters

    Posted Sep 12th 2013, 12:00am by NYT

    ... by 40 per cent to gain the support of member nations on the Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources, the international body that sets conservation policy ... The New York Times Ocean reserve planis reduced following opposition from big fishing fleet nations Antarctic protection proposal scaled back A proposal by the United States and New ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1308450/fishing-nations-force-scaling-back-antarctic-waters-protection-proposal
  6. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Rare seahorses found living in river estuaries off Lantau and Sai Kung

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 06:21am by Ernest Kao

    ... development An 18-month study by green groups has found seahorses and pipefish living in river estuaries off Lantau Island and Sai Kung. Major breeding grounds include Tung Chung Bay and the waters around Tap Mun (Grass Island), including Hoi Ha Wan Marine Park and Fung Wong Wat, according to the Eco-Education & Resources Centre and Green Power study. The findings shed light ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1480929/green-study-reveals-rare-seahorses-risk-government-development
  7. News - China - EXPLORATION

    Icebreaker Xue Long's rescue mission highlights China's polar ambitions

    Posted Jan 09th 2014, 04:40am by AFP

    ... a century, away. "At the moment, the only Antarctic resources that are really up to exploration are the marine living resources in the Southern Ocean," said Donald Rothwell, a professor ... supported "the peaceful use of resources in the Antarctic for the benefit of sustainable development for humankind". On the other side of the globe, China has made five expeditions ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1400997/icebreaker-xue-longs-rescue-mission-highlights-chinas-polar-ambitions
  8. News - World - ANTARCTICA

    Surge in tourism endangers Antarctic environment, study warns

    Posted Jun 18th 2014, 09:57pm by AFP

    ... Antarctic Division. "Many people think that Antarctica is well protected from threats to its biodiversity because it's isolated and no one lives there," said researcher Justine Shaw ... Agence France-Presse in Sydney Antarctic scientists warned yesterday that a surge in tourists visiting the frozen continent was threatening its fragile environment and called for better ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1535697/surge-tourism-endangers-antarctic-environment-study-warns
  9. News - Asia - CONSERVATION

    Japanese whalers hint at plans to resume hunts after UN court ban

    Posted Apr 15th 2014, 10:27pm by Reuters

    ... as a marine resource that, after the second world war, was an important protein source for an impoverished nation. Japan also conducts separate hunts in the northern Pacific, while its fishermen ... Reuters in Tokyo Court papers issued in the US against Sea Shepherd hint at plans for a modified season Japanese whalers expect to resume Antarctic hunts The group that conducts ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1483266/japanese-whalers-hint-plans-resume-hunts-after-un-court-ban
  10. News - World - NATURE

    Hawaii’s harvesting of aquarium fish targeted by conservation group

    Posted Jun 27th 2014, 09:54pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Honolulu Pacific island's supply of tropical fish for tanks around globe targeted by conservation group, which claims trade is damaging coral reefs Aquarium fish ... reefs. Mike Long, of the US-based Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, which is spearheading the campaign, said: "In this day and age, where the ocean faces a crisis... there's absolutely ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1541900/hawaiis-harvesting-aquarium-fish-targeted-conservation-group

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