“Shark Sanctuaries Announced Around Dutch Caribbean Islands” (click link for article). Great news all around the Caribbean this week with new MPAS in The Bahamas and a Shark Sanctuary in the Dutch Islands. It is fabulous to see such a growing support for the protection of some of the most ecologically and economically important ecosystems as well as the organisms within them. This new sanctuary will cover a combined total of 22, 382 square kilometres (8,816 square miles). Please read article for more detail.