UAE’s ‘Dugong diplomacy’ helps improve fish stocks in 40 nations

“Dugong diplomacy,” an international effort strongly supported by the UAE to conserve the iconic marine animal, is expected to improve fish stocks in 40 nations across the globe.

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Last updated on 14 March 2017

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
United Arab Emirates
Region: 
Indian Ocean
South Pacific
Threats: 
Habitat loss and degradation
Species: 
Dugong dugon
Species group: 
Marine mammals