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Nations Unite for Oceans: New GEF Publication Captures 20 Years of Ocean Sustainability Impacts

04 Dec 2015 | by IW:LEARN
Oceans provide over US$1 trillion annually to the world economy in market goods and services and many times that in non-market amenities. Yet, our oceans are under growing threat from unsustainable practices, including over-fishing, land-based sources of pollution, invasive species and habitat destruction compounded by global climate change.