"Fighting Decline, Micronesia Creates Shark Sanctuary"

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By: Richard Harris (August 7,2011)

     "Micronesian islands have declared vast areas of the Pacific Ocean to be a  sanctuary for sharks. It's the latest move in a trend to create zones  where sharks can live undisturbed....But nothing tops what just happened out in the southwestern Pacific,  where islands in Micronesia, including Guam and the Marshall Islands,  have said they would ban shark fishing in more than 2 million square  miles of their waters."

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