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Earthquake, Magnitude 6.9 – SOUTH OF FIJI ISLANDS – 2017 February 24, 17:28:43 UTC

Magnitude: Mw 6.9, Region: SOUTH OF FIJI ISLANDS, Date time: 2017-02-24 17:28:43.4 UTC, Location: 23.35 S ; 178.80 W, Depth: 400 km. Source: Earthquake, Magnitude 6.9 – SOUTH OF FIJI ISLANDS – 2017 February 24, 17:28:43 UTC

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Earthquake, Magnitude 5.6 – EASTERN NEW GUINEA REG., P.N.G. – 2017 February 23, 15:11:05 UTC

Magnitude: mb 5.6, Region: EASTERN NEW GUINEA REG., P.N.G., Date time: 2017-02-23 15:11:05.3 UTC, Location: 5.85 S ; 146.77 E, Depth: 115 km. Source: Earthquake, Magnitude 5.6 – EASTERN NEW GUINEA REG., P.N.G. – 2017 February 23, 15:11:05 UTC

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500-lb unexploded German WWII bomb found in English harbour

Crews quickly locked down the harbor. The Navy diving team and bomb experts planted the warhead in the seabed and used charges to detonate the device from a distance. Read Full Story

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Fisheries staff receive research and management skills

NFA Press Release A cohort of Papua New Guineans graduated yesterday from a first ever cross-partnership fisheries research project, in Port Moresby.   The group of 17 staff from the National Fisheries Authority received a Graduate Certificate in Research through … Continue reading

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Dolphin-mounted cameras give scientists a glimpse of mammal’s underwater life

By ABC News Australian scientists have contributed to a world-first study using locally made cameras mounted on wild dolphins off the coast of Kaikoura in New Zealand. The result is 10 hours of vision showing the rarely seen activities of … Continue reading

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LOBSTER HARVESTING BAN

By┬áNBC News – Adrian Mathias LOBSTER HARVESTING BAN The National Fisheries Authority has advised of a public seasonal ban on the use of hookah gear in Torres Strait and Western Province tropical lobster fishery. In an advertisement in the daily … Continue reading

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