5,000 Species Discovered In Pacific Mining Zone

example of species found in the pacific

Researchers have discovered 5,578 different species in the pacific ocean. The Clarion-Clipperton Zone, a region spanning about 5,000 kilometres between Hawaii and Mexico, is home to polymetallic nodules which are a potential source for copper, nickel, iron, and other rare earth metals. The International Seabed Authority (ISA) regulates deep-sea mining in this region and has … Read more