Pacific ocean animals’ migrations, new study
This 2012 video says about itself:
From the University of California – Santa Cruz in the USA:
Tracking marine migrations across geopolitical boundaries aids conservation
September 3, 2018
The leatherback sea turtle is the largest living turtle and a critically endangered species. Saving leatherback turtles from extinction in the Pacific Ocean will require a lot of international cooperation, however, because the massive turtles may visit more than 30 different countries during their migrations.
A new study uses tracking data for 14 species of migratory marine predators, from leatherback turtles to blue whales and white sharks, to show how their movements relate to the geopolitical boundaries of the Pacific Ocean. The results provide critical information for designing international cooperative agreements needed…
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