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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

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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Pacific Nations Make a Promising New Commitment to Recover Pacific Bluefin Tuna

Sep 01, 2017

Pacific nations came together and agreed, for the first time, to recover the population of Pacific bluefin tuna to a sustainable level.

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Court Decision Upholding U.S. Seafood Traceability Program ‘An Important Moment’ for Fishermen, Consumers, Businesses, Coastal Communities

Aug 30, 2017

Conservation & Science
Ocean Policy
On August 28, a federal court upheld a new U.S. government seafood traceability program that aims to reduce the volume of seafood from illegal, unreported and unregulated sources that is imported into the U.S. market for sale.

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