AOA: Ross Sea, East Antarctica Must Be Declared Marine Protected Areas

AOA: Ross Sea, East Antarctica Must Be Declared Marine Protected Areas

As representatives of the 25 Members of the Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR) meet in Hobart, where they will decide the fate of two key protection proposals in the Ross Sea ...

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Russia Exploring Fukushima Accident Effects

Russia Exploring Fukushima Accident Effects

Russian  research vessel ”Professor Khlyustin” sailed out from Vladivostok on a 28-day expedition to ...

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Canada-South Korea Free Trade Agreement Signed

Park Geun-hye, President of the Republic of Korea and Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper

On September 22, 2014, the high officials of Canada and South Korea signed Canada-Korea Free Trade Agreement ...

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Warming Oceans Reshaping Fishermen’s Catch

Warming Oceans Reshaping Fishermen's Haul

For the first time, scientists have shown that ocean warming has had a global impact on the mix of species caught ...

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Farmers Trash Huadong Shipyard

Farmers Trash Huadong Shipyard

An enraged mob of around two hundred aquaculture farmers and close to one thousand locals from Guangzhou province ...

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Japan Holds Firm on Whaling Programme

Japan Holds Firm on Whaling Programme

Japan is not backing down from its decision to pursue whaling despite the non-binding decision of the International ...

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Warming Atlantic Sets Stage for Invasive Species Outbreak

Warming Atlantic Sets Stage for Invasive Species Outbreak

Warming water temperatures due to climate change could expand the range of many native species of tropical fish, ...

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Safer Seas 2013 to Be a Sobering Reminder

Safer Seas 2013 to Be a Sobering Reminder

The National Transportation Safety Board has released “Safer Seas 2013: Lessons Learned From Marine Accident ...

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Date Set for Navingo Maritime & Offshore Career ...

Date Set for Navingo Maritime & Offshore Career Event 2015

The 9th annual Navingo Maritime & Offshore Career Event (MOCE) will be held on Wednesday 22 April 2015 at the ...

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Rolls-Royce Displays Latest Engine

Rolls-Royce Displays Latest Engine

Rolls-Royce has unveiled the first of a new family of medium-speed engines for the marine market that will include ...

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All Eyes on SMM Hamburg

All Eyes on SMM Hamburg

The SMM international trade fair of the maritime industry has officially been opened in Hamburg. Every two years ...

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EC Assessing Damage Caused by Russia’s Fisheries ...

EC Assessing Damage Caused by Russia's Fisheries Products Ban

Following Russia’s announcement on August 7 to ban imports of certain fisheries products from the European Union, ...

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Have Your Say on Green Agenda

Have Your Say on Green Agenda

Growing concerns about the state of the world’s oceans and the impact that shipping has on quality of the air has ...

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Heavy Weather Delays Pine Galaxy’s Arrival to San ...

Heavy Weather Delays Pine Galaxy's Arrival to San Francisco

The disabled mixed-products tanker Pine Galaxy is expected to arrive in San Francisco later this week, according to ...

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Readers’ Picks of the Week (Aug 18 – 24, 2014)

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Strike at Ningbo Port Turns Violent A massive strike by as many as 10,000 truck drivers at Ningbo’s Beilun ...

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HRAS to Investigate Fishermen Murders

HRAS Launches Fishermen Murder Investigation

Human Rights at Sea (HRAS) has announced the commencement of its own international investigation into the murders ...

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Readers’ Picks of the Week (Aug 11 – 15, 2014)

Readers' Picks of the Week (Aug 11 - 15, 2014)

Lilly Johanne Capsizes in Turkey Lilly Johanne, a live fish carrier, capsized in Celiktrans shipyard in Tuzla, ...

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Dong Takes Fishermen to Court

Dong Takes Fishermen to Court

Offshore wind developer Dong Energy has issued an injunction against Norfolk fishermen who work in an area the ...

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VIDEO: Wärtsilä Takes Fishing to Another Level

Video: Wärtsilä Ship Brings Fishing to Another Level

Based on close to 40 years of experience and their designers’ extensive knowledge, Wärtsilä has developed a ...

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EC Cuts Fishing Quotas

EC Cuts Fishing Quotas

The ten Member States of the European Union that declared having exceeded their fishing quotas in 2013 will face ...

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Lilly Johanne Capsizes in Turkey

Lilly Johanne Capsizes in Turkey

Lilly Johanne, a live fish carrier, capsized in Celiktrans shipyard in Tuzla, Turkey, on August 7, iLaks reports. ...

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Readers’ Picks of the Week (Aug 4 – 10, 2014)

Readers' Picks of the Week (Aug 4 - 10, 2014)

Egypt to Build New Suez Canal Egypt is looking to build a new Suez Canal parallel to the existing one in a USD 4 ...

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Bulker, Fishing Vessel Collide in Yellow Sea

Bulker, Fishing Vessel Collide in Yellow Sea1

China-flagged bulk carrier Jin Tai 66 and a fishing vessel smashed into each other in the Yellow Sea off Rongcheng ...

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Bulk Carrier Collides with Fishing Boat off Fujian

Bulk Carrier Collides with Fishing Boat off Fujian

Four people are missing and one has died after a Panamanian-registered bulk carrier Ultra Vanscoy, operated by ...

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NOAA: Gulf of Mexico Dead Zone Still Significant

NOOA Issues GoM Dead Zone Update

NOAA and EPA-supported scientists have mapped the Gulf of Mexico dead zone, an area with low oxygen water, ...

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