View Full Version : NOAA Signs New Hawaiian Monk Seal Recovery Plan; Critically endangered monk seals to benefit

NOAA Reporter
08-22-2007, 05:03 PM
NOAA Fisheries Service signed and implemented a new Hawaiian Monk Seal Recovery Plan in a ceremony held at the Waikiki Aquarium in Honolulu. This is the first time changes have been made to the plan since it was originally drafted in 1983. The Hawaiian monk seal is one of the world’s most endangered species, and this recovery plan is designed to help save the species from extinction.

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