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Argentina Bans Commercial Fishing to Protect Marine Wildlife

Article: Argentina Bans Commercial Fishing to Protect Marine Wildlife

NEW YORK, New York, October 10, 2008 (ENS) – The government of Argentina has banned commercial fishing along an underwater island submerged in the South Atlantic Ocean 136 miles off the long country’s southern tip. Known as Burdwood Bank, the protected area encompasses 694 square miles rich in hard and soft coral species found nowhere…