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88 reported unprovoked shark attacks and five fatalities worldwide; UF reports 2017 as “average year”; One attack in England…

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BAHAMAS Government says controversial $2.1 billion agri-fisheries venture plan with Chinese investors is a ‘No Go’

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BAHAMAS expand MPAs by more than 3 million Ha; > 10% of the Bahamas’ marine and coastal ecosystems will be protected

The Bahamas Minister of the Environment and Housing of The Bahamas, Hon. Kenred Dorset announced the creation of 24 new marine protected areas and the expansion of 3 existing national parks, thus adding around 3 million hectares (7.5 million acres) to The Bahamas marine protected areas and reserves system.

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