OC Overview for the week of 17 June 2019

OC Overview

Arctic could face another scorching annus horribilis

https://phys.org/news/2019-06-arctic-annus-horribilis.html

Whale Watchers Accused Of Loving Endangered Orcas To Death

https://www.npr.org/2019/06/18/733615945/whale-watchers-and-activists-disagree-over-expanded-protected-zone

Worm with eyes in head and bottom found off Shetland

https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-scotland-north-east-orkney-shetland-48675970

Tackling plastic pollution for communities and coral reefs in coastal Cambodia

https://phys.org/news/2019-06-tackling-plastic-pollution-coral-reefs.html

Team of 633 Scuba Divers Collect 3,200 lbs of Underwater Garbage–Setting New World Record

https://www.theepochtimes.com/team-of-633-scuba-divers-collect-3200-lbs-of-underwater-garbage-setting-new-world-record_2967293.html

Illegal fishing by foreign trawlers costs Ghana $50m a year, researchers say

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2019/jun/17/illegal-fishing-by-foreign-trawlers-costs-ghana-50-million-dollars-a-year-researchers-say

England’s MPA network – what needs to happen next?

https://www.fauna-flora.org/news/englands-mpa-network-needs-happen-next

Marine protected areas can improve both human well-being and biodiversity conservation, new study finds

http://oceans.ubc.ca/2019/06/17/marine-protected-areas-can-improve-both-human-well-being-and-biodiversity-conservation-new-study-finds/

Marine Big Data Marker Research Report explain How the Market Will Witness Substantial Growth in the Upcoming years

https://marketresearchchronicle.com/2019/06/17/marine-big-data-marker-research-report-explain-how-the-market-will-witness-substantial-growth-in-the-upcoming-years/

The ocean's largest, rarest stingray revealed in new video

https://www.nationalgeographic.com/animals/2019/06/smalleye-stingray-studied-for-first-time/

World’s first permanent sanctuary for rescued dolphins in Greece

https://neoskosmos.com/en/139107/worlds-first-permanent-sanctuary-for-rescued-dolphins-in-greece/

Palau changes ocean sanctuary plan to allow Japan fishing

https://phys.org/news/2019-06-palau-ocean-sanctuary-japan-fishing.html

Millennials Worldwide Taking Their Climate Grievances to Court

https://www.ourdailyplanet.com/story/millennials-worldwide-taking-their-climate-grievances-to-court/

This remarkable Greenland photo highlights extreme Arctic melting

https://mashable.com/article/greenland-melted-sea-ice-dogs-sledding-photo/

Study: All South Maui beaches exceed sediment standards

https://www.mauinews.com/news/local-news/2019/06/study-all-south-maui-beaches-exceed-sediment-standards/

The Indian Ocean’s Great Disappearing Garbage Patch

https://www.hakaimagazine.com/news/the-indian-oceans-great-disappearing-garbage-patch/

A Pending Shift in a Prominent Shipping Lane Will Be Used to Study Noise Pollution

https://www.hakaimagazine.com/news/a-pending-shift-in-a-prominent-shipping-lane-will-be-used-to-study-noise-pollution/

How Enough Floating Plastic Could Change the Sea

https://www.hakaimagazine.com/news/how-enough-floating-plastic-could-change-the-sea/

 

 

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