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Cultural Heritage's Role in Ocean Conservation

The world's oceans are connected to each other, and all humans are connected to the ocean. We depend on it for food, recreation and many livelihoods. The sea has been a major highway by which humanity spread around the globe in the distant past, and it played a significant role in many cultures.Maritime connections and activities still exert a powerful cultural influence. 

Read more at: https://www.oceandecade.org/news/155/Cultural-Heritages-Role-in-Ocean-Conservation