19 Feb '12, 5pm

Use your diver-power! A few days left to voice your support for the Coral Sea!

Despite the recognized advantages of Marine Protected Areas (MPAs), only around 1% of the world’s ocean is protected by an MPA and less than 0.1% of the ocean is fully protected in no-take zones where all extractive activities are prohibited. Project AWARE aims to change that and is campaigning for Marine Protected Areas (MPAs) in Australia to protect vulnerable and unique marine life including sharks. How can you protect sharks? Tell the Australian Government that as a diver, you support great protection for sharks through a new marine park in the Coral Sea with high levels of protection. The Australian Government has released a draft management plan for a new marine park in the Coral Sea. The plan is a good start as it bans mining and types of fishing gear that destroys the seafloor. But it leaves most of the Coral Sea’s beautiful coral reefs open to fishing, including O...

Full article: http://www.projectaware.org/project/safe-zones-sharks

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