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Proposed National Marine Sanctuary nominated off California coast

The formal documents were submitted this week to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) for consideration on Monday. The stretch of coast affected includes both San Luis Obispo and Santa Barbara Counties and runs from Cambria to just north of Gaviota. On the water, the area is sandwiched between two already existing Nation Marin Sanctuaries; Monterey Bay to the north and Channel Islands to the south. Read the rest here 22:48