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Opinion: Some W. African Fishing Deals Appear to be "Lose-Lose"

Published Jun 24, 2022 6:58 PM by China Dialogue Ocean

Some of humanity’s largest impacts on the oceans have come from the widespread industrialization of fishing practices&n...

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Sailboat to Collect and Process Ocean Plastics Gets Design Approval

Published Jun 24, 2022 6:48 PM by The Maritime Executive

An NGO dedicated to fighting for pollution-free oceans has won design approval for its unique concept vessel to clean up the ocean...

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What to Do With Invasive Crabs? This Distiller Turns Them Into Whiskey

Published Jun 23, 2022 9:14 PM by The Maritime Executive

A distillery in New Hampshire has come up with a novel way to make a product out of a marine invasive species - the notorious gree...

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Norwegian Researchers Test "Automated Coast Guard" for Data Collection

Published Jun 23, 2022 3:02 PM by Gemini News

[By Live Oftedahl] NTNU researchers from AMOS, the Centre for Autonomous Marine Operations and Systems, used small satelli...

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Study: Climate Change Will Affect Wave-Driven Coastal Erosion

Published Jun 19, 2022 10:14 PM by The Conversation

[By Thomas Mortlock, Adrean Webb, Itxaso Oderiz, Nobuhito Mori, Rodolfo Silva and Tomoya Shimura] The world’s coastlines...

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US and Norway Launch Green Shipping Challenge to Build Decarbonization

Published Jun 17, 2022 7:58 PM by The Maritime Executive

  Speaking with world leaders at the third virtual Major Economies Forum President Joe Biden redoubled the Unites States&r...

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Pilot Project Demonstrates Cold Cutting for Sustainable Ship Recycling

Published Jun 17, 2022 6:18 PM by The Maritime Executive

The first vessel for a new sustainable ship recycling operation in Germany arrived at the shipyard in Kiel where the pilot project...

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Want to Keep Plastic Out of the Ocean? Burn It Like Coal

Published Jun 12, 2022 9:23 PM by Gemini News

[By Kathrine Nitter] Using non-recyclable plastic waste as an alternative to coal may prevent huge volumes of plastic from bein...

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What is Killing South Africa's Seals?

Published Jun 12, 2022 12:19 PM by China Dialogue Ocean

[By Emma Bryce] From a distance, a seal appears to be napping on the rust-colored rocks; members of its small colony grunt at o...

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On World Oceans Day, Global Fishing Watch Unmasks Global "Dark Fleet"

Published Jun 8, 2022 11:57 PM by The Maritime Executive

AIS tracking partnership Global Fishing Watch has expanded its reach with what it believes to be the first ever publicly-available...

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