Photo by @enricsala / Southern Line Islands: The ocean is like a bank account, where for generations we have been withdrawing resources faster than they can regenerate. No-take marine reserves can bring back ocean life. They replenish fisheries, boost the local economy, and safeguard biodiversity. @macfound #100andChange

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