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Seismic prospecting in the Northern Argentine Basin has been temporarily sus-pended, with conditions. 2500 1668 The Forum for the Conservation of the Patagonian Sea

Seismic prospecting in the Northern Argentine Basin has been temporarily sus-pended, with conditions.

In reference to the project called “ARGENTINA OFFSHORE SEISMIC ACQUISITION CAMPAIGN; NORTH ARGENTINA BASIN (CAN 108, CAN 100, AND CAN 114 AREAS),” the Argentine organiza-tions of the Forum for the Conservation of the Patagonian Sea and Areas of Influence consider that the decision adopted on June 3 by the Federal Court of Appeals of Mar del Plata, brings important elements, although it is not enough.

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A collaborative project was announced for the protection of the Patagonian marine biodiversity, with the support of the European Union 1024 768 The Forum for the Conservation of the Patagonian Sea

A collaborative project was announced for the protection of the Patagonian marine biodiversity, with the support of the European Union

The announcement was made during a visit by the European Union to the Province of Chubut in the company of provincial and municipal authorities, together with representatives of the Forum for the Conservation of the Patagonian Sea.

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Prospección sísmica. Riesgos e impactos
Scientific information shows that the sea asks for silence 1000 974 The Forum for the Conservation of the Patagonian Sea

Scientific information shows that the sea asks for silence

In order to contribute to a healthier ocean, the Forum for the Conservation of the Patagonian Sea and Areas of Influence sent the Argentine authorities the technical document “Seismic Prospecting. Risks and impacts in the Argentine Sea”.

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Rejection to the approval of the seismic exploration project in the Argentinian Sea 1289 1218 The Forum for the Conservation of the Patagonian Sea

Rejection to the approval of the seismic exploration project in the Argentinian Sea

The Argentinian organizations of the Forum for the Conservation of the Patagonian Sea and Areas of Influence express our categorical rejection of the approval of…

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For a 2022 with marine vision 800 800 The Forum for the Conservation of the Patagonian Sea

For a 2022 with marine vision

Alejandro Vila, Forum president The year is going away, by drawing images and leaving samples of the strength of our network. As when the waves…

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Rejection of mining activity zoning law in Chubut 150 150 The Forum for the Conservation of the Patagonian Sea

Rejection of mining activity zoning law in Chubut

The Argentinian organizations of the Forum for the Conservation of the Patagonian Sea and Areas of Influence express our rejection of Law XVII No. 149…

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William Conway
In memory of William Conway 846 1024 The Forum for the Conservation of the Patagonian Sea

In memory of William Conway

At the age of 91, a world leader in conservation has passed away. Claudio Campagna, founder of the Forum and friend of William Conway remembers him.

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Pingüino Magallanes (Spheniscus magellanicus), Foto: J. Deely
We condemn the destruction of nests and the damage caused to the Magellanic penguin colony of the Punta Tombo Reserve and request the reinforcement of their protection. 1024 731 The Forum for the Conservation of the Patagonian Sea

We condemn the destruction of nests and the damage caused to the Magellanic penguin colony of the Punta Tombo Reserve and request the reinforcement of their protection.

Dozens of Magellanic penguins were killed in the middle of their breeding season after a man drove a bulldozer over an 800-meter road in the Punta Tombo Important Bird Area (AICA) in Chubut, Argentina.

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Webinario Basura plástica marina
Marine plastic litter 1279 1280 The Forum for the Conservation of the Patagonian Sea

Marine plastic litter

The Forum’s working group, Mar Patagónico Limpio, participated in the webinar “Marine plastic litter: impacts and solutions”.

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Andrea Michelson
New coordinator, Andrea Michelson 1779 1253 The Forum for the Conservation of the Patagonian Sea

New coordinator, Andrea Michelson

The Forum has a new coordinator, Andrea Michelson

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