24 Jun '11, 3pm

Mass extinctions? Not on our watch! With your support, our ocean's wildlife doesn't have to disappear:

Mass extinctions? Not on our watch! With your support, our ocean's wildlife doesn't have to disappear:

we are already working on many of the solutions recommended in the report. From urging the US to ratify the Law of the Sea Convention to working to pass the National Endowment for the Oceans Act as an investment in a healthy ocean, we're focused on the report's urgent call to "restore the structure and function of marine ecosystems." Whether it's establishing marine protected areas off California's coast, restoring the Gulf of Mexico, or ending overfishing, we've always led a science-based, ecosystem approach to caring for our ocean. Our ocean is in trouble, but it's not too late to turn the tide and restore our ocean to health.

Full article: http://www.oceanconservancy.org/our-work/marine-species-a...

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