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Photos: OSPAR Protects 16 Species and Habitat in the Northeast Atlantic

European cod (Gadus morhua)

European cod (Gadus morhua). (Photo: Oceana / Carlos Minguell)

Late last month, the OSPAR Commission, a group of 15 European governorning bodies and the European Union that works to protect marine life, adopted a landmark Regional Action Plan to combat litter and protect 16 vulnerable species and habitat. This article, which originally appeared on Oceana in Europe's blog, takes a close look at some of the species protected by the decision. 


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