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Oceans apart

By Timothy Hurley

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Jun 18, 2014

~~<p>Hawaii conservationists Tuesday welcomed a proposal by President Barack Obama to create the world's largest marine sanctuary in the Central Pacific, calling it a significant step toward protecting diverse habitats and preventing large-scale overfishing.</p>
<p>But fishermen said such an ocean preserve would threaten livelihoods.</p>
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Hawaii conservationists Tuesday welcomed a proposal by President Barack Obama to create the world's largest marine sanctuary in the Central Pacific, calling it a significant step toward protecting diverse habitats and preventing large-scale overfishing.

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