Voluntary Rules Sought For Reef Protection 5/28/08
Source: West Hawaii Today
May 28, 2008
Residents are beginning to create voluntary standards for recreational and commercial ocean activities to prevent overuse and misuse of coral reefs. The effort is being facilitated by Coral Reef Alliance, a nonprofit organization that works with communities to identify and solve conservation challenges; change attitudes and behavior through education and training; provide resource to strengthen marine protected areas and create sustainable tourism incentives.