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Vessel density maps: help us make a difference

Vessel density maps: help us make a difference

If we asked people what is the first human activity that comes to mind when thinking about the ocean, most would probably say shipping. We’ve used ships to move people and goods across waterways for millennia. We’ve developed trade and settled in remote areas of our planet; we’ve fought brutal wars, but also inspired generations of poets enthralled by the irresistible charm of the ocean. Today maritime transport remains the backbone of the global economy and … Read entire article »

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