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Panel Calls for Overhaul of U.S. Oceans Policy

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Panel Calls for Overhaul of U.S. Oceans Policy

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Panel Calls for Overhaul of U.S. Oceans Policy

Panel Calls for Overhaul of U.S. Oceans Policy

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A government-appointed panel says overfishing and pollution are among the most serious problems facing the world's oceans. The panel calls for an overhaul of U.S. ocean policies and for the creation of a council within the White House to oversee management. Hear NPR's Allison Aubrey.