Deep-sea ecosystems still under threat despite UN protection
By Fred Pearce Not good for the sea bedBrian Skerry/National GeographicThey aren’t the most famous ecosystems. Few people hit the streets to protect the Louisville ridge, the Josephine seamount or the Flemish Cap – the ecological marvels found on the floor of the deep ocean. But being out of sight doesn’t mean they are out of harm’s way. These wonders...
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