How Do You Surveil One of the Largest Marine Protected Areas on Earth? | Lexicon of Food
How Do You Surveil One of the Largest Marine Protected Areas on Earth?
When the Republic of Palau’s new marine sanctuary law takes final effect in 2020, the country will have the sixth-largest fully protected marine area in the world. A 500,000-square-kilometer area within the western Pacific nation’s exclusive economic zone (EEZ) will be closed to all export fishing, drilling, and mining to protect the health of the marine ecosystem and its fishing stocks.