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House Proceeding 09-22-09 on Sep 22nd, 2009 :: 0:14:55 to 0:16:40
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Madeleine Z. Bordallo

0:14:51 to 0:15:14( Edit History Discussion )

Madeleine Z. Bordallo: include extraneous matial on the bill under consideration. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. ms. bordallo: mr. speaker, last year the release of the monaco declaration made it apparent that ocean acidification is inevible and will cause severe damage to coral reef eco systems. this consensus of over 150 scientists from 26 nations is a clear statement that we must

Madeleine Z. Bordallo

0:14:55 to 0:16:40( Edit History Discussion )
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Madeleine Z. Bordallo

0:15:15 to 0:15:35( Edit History Discussion )

Madeleine Z. Bordallo: take action now to that they could be conserved for future generations. h.r. 860, the coral reef conservation act re-authorizationnd enhancement amendments of 2009 enhances the federal government's ability to respond to emergency situations and to protect reefs from damages

Madeleine Z. Bordallo

0:15:36 to 0:15:56( Edit History Discussion )

Madeleine Z. Bordallo: caused by vessel groundings. it also codifies the u.s. coral reef task force which has worked tirelessly to build partnerships and strategies for onhe-ground and in the water actions to conserve these ecosystems. there's an urgent need to pass

Madeleine Z. Bordallo

0:15:57 to 0:16:18( Edit History Discussion )

Madeleine Z. Bordallo: h.r. 680 -- 860 to eliminate the stresses on these precious coral reef ecosystems. mr. speaker, my district of guam is one of the several u.s. coral reef task force jurisdictions. the health of coral reefs and waters surrounding the island's jurisdictions and off the state of florida is key to our economic standing and to the

Madeleine Z. Bordallo

0:16:19 to 0:16:39( Edit History Discussion )

Madeleine Z. Bordallo: protection of our environment. h.r. 860 is therefore of rticular importance to my district. re-authorizing the law will afford the territories the opportunity and the resources necessary to continue to develop and implement local action strategies for the conservation of our coral reefs in partnership wh thfederal

Madeleine Z. Bordallo

0:16:40 to 0:16:40( Edit History Discussion )

Madeleine Z. Bordallo: government.

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