OC Overview for the week of 29 July 2019

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Commercial fishing threatens sharks worldwide

https://phys.org/news/2019-07-commercial-fishing-threatens-sharks-worldw...

Europe heatwave expected to hit Arctic, speed up melting of ice sheet

https://thehill.com/policy/energy-environment/454939-europe-heatwave-exp...

Satellite-connected tags set to boost marine conservation

https://phys.org/news/2019-07-satellite-connected-tags-boost-marine.html

An update on the ongoing coral disease outbreak in Florida

https://phys.org/news/2019-07-ongoing-coral-disease-outbreak-florida.html

The uninhabited island where the world's plastic ends up

https://www.smh.com.au/environment/sustainability/the-uninhabited-island...

Less Trash, More Schools — One Plastic Brick at a Time

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/07/27/world/africa/recycled-plastic-school-...

Henderson Island: the Pacific paradise groaning under 18 tonnes of plastic waste

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2019/jul/30/henderson-island-the...

Philippines is deadliest country for defenders of environment

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2019/jul/30/philippines-deadlies...

Plastics Or People? At Least 1 Of Them Has To Change To Clean Up Our Mess

https://www.npr.org/2019/07/30/744099949/plastics-or-people-at-least-1-o...

Irish teenager wins global science award for removing microplastics from water

https://www.thejournal.ie/irish-student-science-award-microplastics-4745...

Scientists Say 200 Arctic Reindeer Starved To Death Due To Climate Change

https://www.huffpost.com/entry/arctic-reindeer-dead-climate-change_n_5d4...

Are We Watching the Arctic Pass a Tipping Point This Summer?

https://earther.gizmodo.com/are-we-watching-the-arctic-pass-a-tipping-po...

Backing sought for basking shark 'safe zone' in Scotland

https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-scotland-highlands-islands-49162743

Reef fish are faring fine in eastern Indonesia, study suggests

https://news.mongabay.com/2019/07/reef-fish-are-faring-fine-in-eastern-i...

A Philippine community that once ate giant clams now works to protect them

https://news.mongabay.com/2019/07/a-philippine-community-that-once-ate-g...

Researchers Document First Known Case of Dolphin Mom Adopting Whale Calf

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/researchers-document-first-kno...

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