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marine pollution:

see water pollutionwater pollution,
contamination of water resources by harmful wastes; see also sewerage, water supply, pollution, and environmentalism. Industrial Pollution
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"To report an oil spillage, contact your local coastguard or the Marine Pollution incidents line on 07770 977 825."
Propose a program that addresses the issue of marine pollution in coastal and / or inland waterways in Australia;
While appreciating PN's initiative towards indigenisation and self-reliance, he lauded the Navy's vision to promote and jump start the blue economy and ensured the support of the government to promote such initiatives in the development of technology to overcome grave issues of marine pollution.
Blama observes that because of marine pollution such as plastic waste, the EPA, Conservation International and other partners decided to convene the conference to dialogue, indicating that nature does not forgive, as what you put into it is what you will get.
In a statement, Bahouth said: "In addition to a global declaration that will be adopted by the conference, a final report will be issued summarizing the seven axes and dialogues to be held around them, which will focus on marine pollution, acidification of oceans and seas, conservation of oceans and seas and their resources, marine and coastal ecosystems, sustainable fisheries, marine technology and issues related to small island developing countries and less developed countries that depend on oceans for their livelihoods." //Petra// AF 05/06/2017 23:34:32
In a report on sustainable seas, the parliamentary Environmental Audit Committee warned "we are treating our seas as a sewer", with 80% of marine pollution coming from land through rivers, sewers and drains.
The Committee was given presentation on PMSA efforts against Marine Pollution and PN efforts for Mangroves Plantation.
Marine pollution is known to be one of the most common types of environmental pollution in Pakistan, which has affected the entire sea water.
The regional commission for the fight against disasters in Bizerte had activated, on Thursday, the plan to fight against marine pollution, following a leak of crude oil at sea, near the oil quay of Zarzouna.
Sharjah: The Ministry of Climate Change and Environment (MOCCAE) and Sharjah Police General Directorate held a meeting to explore the means of enhancing cooperation to counter marine pollution and handling abandoned ships.
The effects of marine pollution are being felt on our fisheries and sea food industry.
This year's celebration was held under the slogan 'Plastic waste, a threat to marine environment' to highlight the dangers of the substances and their role in marine pollution and damage to marine organisms.

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