Tag Archives: Mariana Trench Marine National Monument

PIFSC Web-Based GIS Mapping Tools Go Live

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center (PIFSC) has launched a series of new web-based geographic information system (GIS) mapping tools for the Marianas Trench Marine National Monument (MTMNM). To access the tools, click on the … Continue reading

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Maintaining historic connections to waters of the Islands Unit of the Marianas Trench Marine National Monument

The Marianas Trench Marine National Monument (MTMNM) is a large-scale MPA established by US President George W. Bush by presidential proclamation in 2009. The MTMNM encompasses 61 million acres of ocean and although the nearest human communities are over 300 … Continue reading

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Successful Mariana Archipelago Ecosystem Science Plan Implementation Workshop: Report from Saipan

Over 20 representatives from CNMI and Guam including resource managers, scientists and local community members met for two days in Garapan, Saipan to share knowledge about past, current and future marine research in the Marianas Archipelago. Several sessions were held … Continue reading

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