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U.S. Sets Ship Speed Limit To Protect Right Whales


Animals  (tags: usa, marine wildlife, whales, right whales, speed limits, boats, ships, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, protection )

Jacquelin
- 2265 days ago - wmtw.com
PORTLAND, Maine -- The government is telling ships to slow down to protect endangered right whales. The new rule would take effect in December. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Wednesday issued an 11-knot speed limit for ships 65 fee



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Morgan Griffith (225)
Wednesday October 8, 2008, 4:47 pm
What's wrong with taking effect right now.
 

Kat H. (302)
Thursday October 9, 2008, 6:53 am
This is a good thing. Thanks Jacqueline.
 
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