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A federal court had ordered the Idaho Fish and Game Department to destroy data collected from a protected wilderness area. 

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image: Obama Protects Huge Swath of Pacific Ocean

Obama Protects Huge Swath of Pacific Ocean

By | September 26, 2014

The president exercises his authority to expand an existing marine reserve, making it the largest in the world.

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image: Russia Blocks Antarctic Reserves

Russia Blocks Antarctic Reserves

By | July 17, 2013

A Russian delegation vetoes proposals to create several new marine sanctuaries in the seas surrounding Antarctica.

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image: Border Buffers

Border Buffers

By | April 1, 2013

Protected areas help to conserve imperiled tropical forests, but many are struggling to sustain their resident species.

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