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New Global Biodiversity Study Provides Unified Map of Life on Land and in the Ocean

Figure 1. Global terrestrial and marine biodiversity patterns. (a) Observed species richness derived from the distributions of 44,575 marine and 22,830 terrestrial species. Species richness is ln-transformed and rescaled within each domain (terrestrial and marine) and plotted on a 50 km equal 528 area grid.

Feb 05, 2020

New research led by the Monterey Bay Aquarium and partner organizations yielded the first comprehensive global biodiversity map documenting the distribution of life both on land and in the ocean.

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Monterey Bay Aquarium Celebrates 35 Years; Offers Free Admission to Local Tri-County Residents

Scenic shot of the Great Tide Pool and exterior back deck of the Monterey Bay Aquarium. ©Monterey Bay Aquarium   

Nov 19, 2019

Monterey Bay Aquarium marks 35 years of support from the tri-county region by opening its doors to the community, during the aquarium’s Community Open House from Saturday, December 7, through Sunday, December 15, 2019.

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Vietnam Sustainable Shrimp Alliance Announced

Oct 22, 2019

Seafood Watch

The Vietnam Sustainable Shrimp Alliance formed to improve the environmental sustainability of the shrimp aquaculture sector and support livelihoods in Cà Mau Province, Vietnam.

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