Watch this magazine of the sixth day of the 6th World Parks Congress. The theme of the day for the marine stream was - From promises to action. The magazine highlights the proceedings of the marine stream and it provides a short, crisp and to the point summary of the day!

 

Watch this magazine of the fifth day of the 6th World Parks Congress. The theme of the day for the marine stream was - Decide and Finance. The magazine highlights the proceedings of the marine stream and it provides a short, crisp and to the point summary of the day!

 

Watch this magazine of the fourth day of the 6th World Parks Congress. The theme of the day for the marine stream was - Useful and efficient MPAs – monitoring and ecosystem services. The magazine highlights the proceedings of the marine stream and it provides a short, crisp and to the point summary of the day!

 

Watch this magazine of the third day of the 6th World Parks Congress. The magazine highlights the proceedings of the marine stream and it provides a short, crisp and to the point summary of the day! The magazine begins with an introduction by a young girl named Uueinu HAITI who is a PUKATAI Ambassador.

 

Watch this magazine of the second day of the 6th World Parks Congress. The magazine highlights the proceedings of the marine stream and it provides a short, crisp and to the point summary of the day!

 

Watch this magazine of the first day of the 6th World Parks Congress. The magazine highlights the proceedings of the marine stream and It provides a short, crisp and to the point summary of the day!  

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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This is a short clip from the documentary "Route of the Humpback Whale" from the series Sail for Wildlife. Jean Yves takes you to the bay of Samana near the Dominican Republic where he interviews Leida Buglass co-ordinator of the monitoring porgram of the humpback whales.

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This is a short clip from the documentary "Route of the Humpback Whale" from the series Sail for Wildlife. Jean Yves takes you to the bay of Samana in the Dominican Republic where he interviews Peter Sanchez of the Dominican Republic Marine Mammal Sanctuary who talks about the protected area.

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On January 23 2013, The Oar Northtwest Crew of two Canadians and two Americans set out to cross the Atlantic from Africa to America. Their goal was to raise awareness of marine conservation, inspire outdoor adventure and collect scientific data. Their boat capsized near Puerto Rico.

 
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This is a short clip from the documentary "Route of the Humpback Whale" from the series Sail for Wildlife. Jean Yves takes you to the bay of Samana near the Dominican Republic where he interviews Kim Beddall who share some insight about the whale watching companies in the area.

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The Marine Protected Area of Torre Gauceto is located in Apulia in the South East of Italy and covers an area of 22 square kilometers in front of the Adriatic Sea. It includes an important wetland of international relevance.

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Known for its red list of endangered species, IUCN has now launched a green list of protected areas, at the 6th World Parks Congress. 23 sites were awarded this label. After the awards, it’s time to work on the first site manager’s workshop of the listed areas.

 
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This video shows some underwater images of the Great Barrier Reef. One of Australia's most remarkable natural gifts, the Great Barrier Reef is blessed with the breathtaking beauty of the world's largest coral reef.

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A short clip set to beats that follows Great Victorian Fish Count volunteers into the water and under the waves in the Barwon Bluff Marine Sanctuary.

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Come and visit the Merri Marine Sanctuary located in the rural city Warrnambool with the Friends of the Merri Marine Sanctuary (FOMMS). Hannah and the FOMMS team will share some of the features of this stunning park exposed to the waves of Southern Ocean.

 
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Tucked behind the southern-most tip of the Australian mainland, Corner Inlet Marine National Park protects extensive seagrass meadows, deep channels, and extensive mudflats exposed at low tide.

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Popes Eye in the Port Phillip Heads Marine National Park  is one of Victoria’s most popular snorkelling and dive destinations due to the abundant fish and invertebrate life, and the history of complete protection (no fishing / no-take)  since the late 1970s.

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Known around the world for its sensational waves, Bells Beach in Victoria is less well known as a location within a marine protected area. Blue Bells showcases both the spectacular scenery above and below the waterline and some of the unique species found in this part of temperate Australia.

 
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The Arches Marine Sanctuary in Western Victoria, Australia is located offshore from Port Campbell, close to the famous Twelve Apostles known for the above water limestone landscape. Below the waves there is a labyrinth of towering limestone canyons, caves, arches and walls.

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Tundia Gardy, an American MPA expert attended the first World Parks Congress in Caracas 30 years ago. According to her significant achievements have been made since then, in terms of the awareness that has been raised and in terms of how governments view marine protected areas.

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This video shows you a demonstration of an acoustic monitoring buoy, with a rather special design, at the Iroise marine park, near Brest, in France! The platform is not only self sufficient in energy from its solar panels but it also has a hydrophone for listening to cetaceans and other underwater sounds.

 
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New Caledonia, a French territory located in the Coral Sea, has created the largest MPA (till now) of the world. In this video you will discover the natural assets and the management challenges of this off shore MPA that contains different kinds of ecosystems and one of the deepest trenches of the ocean….

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It is now possible to see the underwater world in every detail thanks to the 3D ROV which is being deployed in the Calanque National Park, in the Mediterranean Sea, near the south of France.

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In this video discover the pristine beauty of the Marquesas archipelago. It has an incredible rich biodiversity where an abundance of planktons attracts a great number of hammerhead sharks, marine mammals and endemic species.

 
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Marc Spalding, Senior Marine Scientist at The Nature Conservancy,one of the largest marine conservation NGOsrecalls the urgent need to take into account the values and the benefits of the marine ecosystems for the people.

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Imen Meliane, 7 seas company, claims that MPA managers should evolve and change their management approach. She mentions that there was a lot of talk about numbers at the World Parks congress, but there is another aspect that was missed which is about creating protected areas that benefits people.

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Watch this magazine of the sixth day of the 6th World Parks Congress. The theme of the day for the marine stream was - From promises to action. The magazine highlights the proceedings of the marine stream and it provides a short, crisp and to the point summary of the day!

 
 

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