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Step right up to the Carnival of the Blue #42, where you may or may or may not discover the Answer to the Ultimate Question of Life, the Universe, and Everything. Come one, come all!
This monthâ€™s Carnival of the Blue is brought to you from the ever-so-coastal country of Chile, where I am currently working out of our Santiago office helping with their website redesign. Itâ€™s also a fitting theme because this month was a superb one for Chileâ€™s oceans.
On the heels of our recent victory to save Chileâ€™s Punta de Choros from a coal-fired power plant, this month, Chileâ€™s President SebastiÃ¡n PiÃ±era announced the creation of Sala y GÃ³mez Marine Park, a no-take marine reserve of 150,000 square kilometers around Sala y GÃ³mez island, and the Chilean government announced a drastic reduction in the fishing quota for jack mackerel and other fisheries, starting in 2011. (Oh yeah, and donâ€™t forget those 33 miners...)
Now letâ€™s have a look at what else happened this month around the world wide wet web of ours: