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There Are Still Healthy Ocean Areas - We Need to Protect Them!

"The study found that major hot spots for large marine predators are the California Current, which flows south along the U.S. west coast, and a trans-oceanic migration highway called the North Pacific Transition Zone, which connects the western and eastern Pacific on the boundary between cold sub-arctic water and warmer subtropical water — about halfway between Hawaii and Alaska." - quote from this article which references the findings of the Census of Marine Life Tagging of Pacific Predators project.

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