Friday, 24 September 2010

Sylvia Earle & Saving Our Oceans

Read Time Magazine's latest article about one woman's dream to create national parks in the sea.

'The Sargasso Sea has no shores. The 2 million-sq.-mi. body of water in the middle of the Atlantic is defined by two features: the ocean currents forming the North Atlantic subtropical gyre, which cycles around the sea, and sargassum, the free-floating golden-brown seaweed. The sargassum can be found scattered throughout the sea, sometimes entwined in vast waterborne mats. .......'

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