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Marine Protected Areas increase 10-fold in a decade

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BBC News

Publication Date
2012-10-15

A 10-fold rise in Marine Protected Areas has been recorded over a decade. A report to a UN meeting on biodiversity in Hyderabad reports that more than 8.3 million sq km - 2.3% of the global ocean area - is now protected.

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http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-19922055