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There's a growing focus on ocean resilience in China – and the positive impacts could be global

Source
World Economic Forum

Publication Date
2021-05-26

Like many coastal nations, China has also been facing an acute decline in the health of the ocean along its coastline caused by both terrestrial and marine development. The rapid expansion of the ocean economy, as well as increasing discharge of land-based pollutants, have exerted a heavy toll on China’s coastal waters, such as the decline in sea water quality, the accumulation of debris along the coasts, depletion of fish resources, the frequent outbreak of harmful algal blooms, and so on.

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https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2021/05/ocean-resilience-is-an-emerging-focus-in-china-with-positive-global-implications/