Obama proclaims world's largest marine park

September 29, 2014 4:07 AM

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Obama proclaims world's largest marine park

IN the US, President Barack Obama has signed a proclamation which will make the existing Pacific Remote Islands Marine National Monument the largest marine reserve in the world.

According to the US Fish & Wildlife Service, the Pacific Remote Islands Marine National Monument falls within the Central Pacific Ocean, ranging from Wake Atoll in the northwest to Jarvis Island in the southeast.

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