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Source: ECO (CBD Alliance)
Authors: Matthew Gianni (Deep Sea Conservation Coalition) & Helena Paul (EcoNexus)

The deep-sea has been described by the United Nations First World Ocean Assessment, published in 2016, as a vast realm which “constitutes the largest source of species and ecosystem diversity on Earth” and that the diversity of organisms in the deep sea supports ecosystem processes necessary for the Earth’s natural systems to function.

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This submission was put forth by 30 organizations, including DSCC members, in response to the call for comments on the draft Strategic Plan of the International Seabed Authority, which was requested by the Council. The focused on some fundamental questions that need to be addressed, first and foremost, for integration in the ISA Strategic Plan.

This submission was originally posted to the Seas At Risk website.

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