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Monterey Bay Aquarium Commends Congress for Funding Key NOAA Programs to Address Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated fishing

Mar 30, 2018

Statement of Margaret Spring, chief conservation officer at the Monterey Bay Aquarium, regarding Congressional approval of FY 2018 appropriations for key fisheries management programs.

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Monterey Bay Aquarium Study Finds Sea Turtles Use Flippers to Manipulate Food

Mar 29, 2018

Sea turtles use their flippers to handle prey despite the limbs being evolutionarily designed for locomotion, a discovery by Monterey Bay Aquarium researchers published today in PeerJ. The in-depth examination of the phenomenon - Limb-use By Foraging...

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Monterey Bay Aquarium Presents California Ocean Champion Awards to Assemblymembers Eduardo Garcia and Mark Stone

Feb 21, 2018

Monterey Bay Aquarium recognized California Assemblymembers Eduardo Garcia and Mark Stone with 2018 Ocean Champion Awards, honoring their significant contributions to California’s ocean and coastal leadership.

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Monterey Bay Aquarium Study Reveals Changes In Seabirds' Diets Dating Back 130 Years

Feb 14, 2018

First study from the Monterey Bay Aquarium Ocean Memory Lab reveals changes in seabirds' diets dating back 130 years.

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Monterey Bay Aquarium Seafood Watch Launches First-of-Its-Kind Seafood Slavery Risk Tool

Feb 01, 2018

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Seafood Watch
The Monterey Bay Aquarium Seafood Watch program's Seafood Slavery Risk Tool produces a rating indicating the likelihood that human trafficking, forced labor and hazardous child labor are occurring on fishing boats in a specific fishery. Businesses can use the tool to identify seafood sourced from fisheries that have these issues and take steps to address them.

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