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Marine conservation

Marine conservation, also known as marine resources conservation, is the protection and preservation of ecosystems in oceans and seas.

Marine conservation focusses on limiting human-caused damage to marine ecosystems, and on restoring damaged marine ecosystems.

Marine conservation also focusses on preserving vulnerable marine species.

Note:   The above text is excerpted from the Wikipedia article "Marine conservation", which has been released under the GNU Free Documentation License.
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