Protect Marine Monuments

President Trump has issued a Proclamation to strip essential protections from our nation’s only marine national monument on the East Coast.

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Protecting the Arctic

The Arctic is among the most spectacularly beautiful places on the planet—and one of the most remote. People have made their homes in this harsh region for millennia, and residents of Arctic coastal communities continue to rely on a healthy ocean to sustain a traditional way of life and as a vital source of food security.

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Arctic shipping is poised to increase rapidly as the ice-free season lengthens. Now is the time to put in place measures that will prevent accidents.

Andrew Hartsig, Arctic Program Director
Protecting The Arctic

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