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Progress in Marine Protection Hampered by Rising Sea Pollution


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Progress in Marine Protection Hampered by Rising Sea Pollution

MADRID - On the occasion of World Oceans Day today, 8 June, Oceana warns of the detrimental impact rubbish dumping and waste pollution is having on the world’s oceans and marine wildlife. Such continued misuse of the world’s oceans as a dumping ground is hampering global conservation efforts to protect marine habitats and to restore depleted fish stocks. Oceana has witnessed the extent of ocean pollution in deep-sea areas during its many science-based expeditions at sea.

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