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Protecting Fiji’s most important marine areas
Date: 2020-06-08
Protecting Fiji’s most important marine areas
Source: IUCN, https://www.iucn.org/news/oceania/202006/protecting-fijis-most-important-marine-areas
Description:

The Government of Fiji is committed to a national network of 30% Marine Protected Areas (MPAs) by the end of 2020. With the support of the International Union for Conservation of Nature’s (IUCN) Oceania Regional Office, and other government agencies, and NGO partners, Fiji’s offshore zero draft map was officially presented to the Ministry of Fisheries on Tuesday, 2 June 2020.

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