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Statement: Trump’s National Ocean Policy Puts Short-term Economic gain Over Long-term Ocean Health

Southern sea otter on exhibit at Monterey Bay Aquarium. © Monterey Bay Aquarium

Jun 20, 2018

Monterey Bay Aquarium statement: Trump’s National Ocean Policy puts short-term economic gain over long-term ocean health.

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Red Lobster® Announces Partnership with the Monterey Bay Aquarium Seafood Watch® Program

May 15, 2018

Red Lobster, the world’s largest seafood restaurant company, today announced a partnership with the Monterey Bay Aquarium Seafood Watch program to help achieve the organizations’ shared mission of helping make better seafood choices for healthier oceans, now and for future generations.

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White Shark Researchers Tap Data From Electronic Tags to Gain New Insights Into Survival Rate for Young Sharks

Monterey Bay Aquarium and its research colleagues have been tagging juvenile white sharks in southern California since 2002. Now they’ve gained new insights into white shark survival from those data tags. Photo courtesy Steve McNicholas

May 09, 2018

Tagging in Southern California and Mexico shows most shark deaths due to unintentional capture in fishing gear, highlighting value of best practices that support protected species’ recovery.

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