Why protect 600,000 square miles that most people will never see?

By Jenny Woodman (@JennyWoodman) Ensia featured this piece with its original photos and visuals on October 3, 2017: https://ensia.com/features/marine-reserves/ All images seen here have been added for this republication and are by NOAA.  Much of what lay beneath the ship was a mystery. The edge of the continental shelf plummets more than 2 miles (3.2 kilometers) somewhere Read more about Why protect 600,000 square miles that most people will never see?[…]