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Chad
02-15-2008, 10:32
158,453 square mile marine protected area

Conservation International - World’s Largest Marine Protected Area Created in Pacific Ocean (http://www.conservation.org/newsroom/pressreleases/Pages/PIPA-largest-protected-area-in-pacific.aspx)

Good to see more marine reserves being set aside for protection. :smiley32:

pyre24
02-15-2008, 12:39
We need more of these around

Straegen
11-16-2010, 13:11
Now named a World Heritage site by NG: Phoenix Islands -- World Heritage Site -- National Geographic (http://travel.nationalgeographic.com/travel/world-heritage/phoenix-islands/)

http://images.nationalgeographic.com/wpf/media-live/photos/000/280/cache/phoenix-islands-reef_28018_600x450.jpg