15 June 2012
A good thing:
Australia will create the largest network of marine parks in the world, protecting waters covering an area as large as India while banning oil and gas exploration and limiting commercial fishing in some of the most sensitive areas.
Read more: http://www.trust.org/alertnet/news/australia-creates-worlds-biggest-marine-park-bans-drilling/
[Image is from related story, see click-through.]