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A new StoryMap highlights what we are learning about vessels in sanctuaries by listening underwater. Vessels are essential to the recreation and tourism experiences that people have in sanctuaries, as well as for research, commerce, and national security. Information about vessel use is important for managing sanctuaries—to both estimate the value of these special places to their many users and to understand the impacts that vessels can have on the marine animals that inhabit them. To access the StoryMap and learn more about the SanctSound program, click here.

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The grizzly findings come as Sea Shepherd joins forces with the National Institute for Research in the Amazon to study and protect the river dolphins endemic to the region. Sea Shepherd, in partnership with INPA, Brazil’s National Institute for Research in the Amazon, have completed the first leg of a research campaign studying two species of river dolphins in the Amazon; the tucuxi river dolphin (Sotalia fluviatilis), and the Amazon river dolphin (Inia geoffrensis). Amazon river dolphins, also known as pink dolphins, are easily identifiable through their distinctive coloring. Tucuxis are freshwater dolphins found in the rivers of the Amazon…

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Manitoba’s PREMIERE Dive Shop is Underworld Scuba and Sport. In Manitoba, we are the only PADI 5 star Instructor Development Center. We’ve been in the diving industry for almost two decades. Underworld Scuba and Sport has exciting news around the corner. Hope everyone is as excited as we are for this summer! We will be heading out to the lake soon and have an open water training site that we have been working on and is almost ready for its big debut. Call to book your courses and get some insider secrets on the new site! We also have two limited…

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