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22 February 2017 - By pulling plastics out of the ocean and recycling them in a commercially viable way, they hope to keep harmful micro plastics from troubling ocean waters.

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22 February 2017 - Particles of debris from car tyres are ending up in the ocean as "plastic soup", conservationists warn.

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21 February 2017 - The 2017 Annual Parliamentary Hearing at the UN was organized by the IPU and the UN, on the theme, 'A World of Blue: Preserving the oceans, safeguarding the planet – Ens

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21 February 2017 - Meet the dedicated people standing up for the ocean's future – campaigning, raising awareness and encouraging others to save our marine environments.

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21 February 2017 - Consultations on the zero draft of the 'Call to Action' will begin on 7 March. The preparatory meeting for the UN Ocean Conference took place on 15-16 February 2017, in

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20 February 2017 - Surfers Against Sewage's (SAS) 'Message in A Bottle' campaign is expected to pass the 250,000 milestone by the time it is discussed in the UK Parliament in May.

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19 February 2017 - Informal consultations on the “Call for Action” zero draft will be held on 7, 9, 20 and 21 March in New York.

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19 February 2017 Coral bleaching found near Palm Island as unusually warm waters are expected off eastern Australia, with areas hit in last year’s event in mortal dange

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18 February 2017 - A continent two-thirds the size of Australia has been found beneath the south-west Pacific Ocean, scientists reported in the journal of the Geological Society of America

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18 February 2017 - The ENB summary and analysis of the Preparatory Meeting for The Ocean Conference held on 15-16 February 2017 at UN Headquarters in New York is now available.

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17 February 2017 - The Marine Institute in County Mayo, Ireland, has announced that over five hundred teachers an

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15 February 2017 – The world dumps the equivalent of one garbage truck of plastic into the ocean every minute, the United Nations heard today at the start of a two-day meeting to prepare f

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