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View Full Version : Bush Administration Calls for Greater Protection of Nation's Coral Reefs


NOAA Reporter
05-09-2007, 02:31 AM
The Bush Administration delivered proposed legislation to Congress today calling for greater protection for the nation's coral reefs. The bill, the Coral Reef Ecosystem Conservation Amendment Act of 2007, reauthorizes the Coral Reef Conservation Act of 2000 and adds greater protections for coral reefs while enhancing marine debris removal and increasing the government's ability to work through cooperative partnerships.

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