The issue of the Chagos Islands raises the increasingly difficult question of how to weigh up the protection of the best remaining parts of nature, in a rapidly degrading world, against the needs and rights of people. It concerns the Chagos Archipelago.
It's Barkley's sixth time in Palau, and the seventh trip to the Micronesian country for Anne Cohen's lab at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute in Massachusetts, where Barkley is a Ph.D. student. .... His resume is a naturalist's fantasy: Mauritius.
From the Antarctic conservation meeting, Mike Walker of the Antarctic Ocean Alliance explains why an agreement to create the first marine protected area in international waters is a game changer for species protection. Umwelt Antarktis Meerespark ist .
The British Foreign Secretary has sought Indian assistance in resolving current tensions between the U.K., the U.S. and Mauritius over the future of the U.S. military base Diego Garcia, and the Indian Ocean Chagos Archipelago, amid a warning from Mauritius.
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The General Assembly voted Tuesday to seek an opinion from the top UN court on Mauritius' claim that Britain illegally maintains sovereignty over the Chagos Islands , including Diego Garcia, where the United States has a major military base in the.
It is one of the world's most dispersed countries – essentially 1192 coral islands in a chain of 26 atolls. It is 1 per cent land and 99 per cent water, spans 298 ... But while there are no mountains above sea level, there are plenty of them below.
In 1893, US corporate interests engineered an overthrow of the Hawaiian monarchy and annexed the islands. Was this great? Yes, the US Congress apologized, but how great of ... Elsewhere, in the middle of the Indian Ocean, lies the Chagos archipelago.
President Barack Obama, who's already protected more public acres than any U.S. president, will add to his legacy of conservation by quadrupling the marine monument surrounding the remote Northwestern Hawaiian Islands , the White House announced.
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