Leonardo DiCaprio hopes “population momentum” to give life to the proposed marine sanctuary in Antarctica, while the commission to accept or invalidate the project meets Tuesday in Hobart, an Australian island of Tasmania. This sanctuary would establish a marine protected area.
This area, an area equivalent to twice that of India, is the largest of its kind on Earth. It would shelter animals such as penguins, seals and whales that are found only in this part of the globe.
Just as Leonardo DiCaprio, Australia, France and the European Union to argue that space while Russia and South Korea could oppose it. According to the actor Titanic, these countries “want to continue to plunder the sea now that others have been emptied of fish. ‘
A petition on the internet had gathered 840,000 signatures in support of this project.