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Scientists discovered giant sea cucumbers, sponges and other life on the seafloor during a 34-day expedition in the western Clarion-Clipperton Zone of the Pacific Ocean...Click on the link below to read the full article.
One of the critical concerns that Pacific countries need to deal with if they are to secure the integrity of ocean sovereignty and resources is to secure maritime boundaries...Click on the link below to read the full article. 
Pacific experts press for sustainable deep-sea mining management mechanisms. Click on the link below to read the full article. 
French endurance athlete Ben Lecomte just set out to become the first person to swim across the entire Pacific Ocean—a feat that will take more than six months if he logs eight hours in the water a day. More than a physical challenge, the swim is an...
The Pacific Remote Islands National Marine Monument (PRI Monument)... comprises a series of islands and atolls in such a remote area of the Pacific Ocean... Unfortunately for marine life, the 9,000-plus miles between Washington, DC and the PRI...
The Aiga Folau o Samoa, the Samoa Voyaging Society, has brought Samoa"s va"atele, the Gaualofa back to Samoa...For the remainder of the year, Gaualofa will be in Samoa and visit communities with a newly developed Environmental Education Outreach...
Ben Lecomte is a long-distance swimmer who, in 1998, became the first person to ever swim across the Atlantic Ocean. Now, he"s gearing up to attempt to swim the across the Pacific Ocean to raise awareness for plastic pollution.Click on the link...
A new film, "New Caledonia: Mother of the Coral Sea," showcases the relationship that the people of New Caledonia, a French territory in the southwest Pacific Ocean, have with nature.Click on the link below to read the full article. 
The Volvo Ocean Race Science Programme has found levels of plastic in areas of the Southern Ocean " the world's remotest ocean - that have never before been tested.Click on the link below to read the full article. 
A plastic carrier bag has been found 36,000ft below the ocean's surface - as the world's deepest trench is revealed to have become a rubbish dump.\Click on the link below to read the full article.