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World Ocean Day / Pollution #730218

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Jun 07, 2003
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(Studio: Bob Woodruff) Report introduced.

(Washington: Barry Serafin) Pew study on the crisis for the oceans featured; details given about the extent of pollution of the waters in America & of overfishing in the seas. [Jacques' son Jean-Michel COUSTEAU†- says the ocean is out of sight, out of mind.] [Natural Resources Defense Council John ADAMS†- cites pollution in America; lists fish that will be gone soon.] [Jacques' grandson Fabien COUSTEAU†- says we have done an amazing amount of damage.] The recommendations from the Pew Oceans Commission outlined on screen. [Commission chairman Leon PANETTA - comments on the crisis.]

Woodruff, Bob;
Serafin, Barry

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