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  • Atlantic Ocean Overfishing

    By 2048, the fish population in the Atlantic Ocean will be completely depleted. Overfishing or in other words known as unsustainable fishing has become the main factor for this. The Atlantic Ocean is home to many marine species and while their numbers are diminishing, with limits on overfishing, increasing public awareness, and creating groups/programs for helping to restore the ocean, people can tackle this problem. Unsustainable fishing is a very tricky problem to solve because of many things. One of the biggest problems is local government in the areas of overfishing. Sometimes the government does not pay attention to overfishing and doesn't put a limit on fishing. An example is the Canadian government, the Canadian Cod Fishery in the…

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  • Biodiversity In The Atlantic Ocean

    example of this. People have always been interested in what the World’s oceans can provide, and people are using new technology to investigate these possibilities. However, technology can have a negative affect on different biodiversity in the ocean. Focusing specifically on the Atlantic Ocean, biodiversity is experiencing the positive and negative affects of technology. This paper will explain these new types of technology and the positive and negative affects of those technologies on…

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  • Abiotic Factors Affecting The Atlantic Ocean

    The Atlantic Ocean is the second largest ocean out of the five oceans and stretches east of North and South America to west of Europe and Asia. Its climate consists of ocean currents, which are dependent on the uneven heating of the Earth’s surface and continents/landmasses nearby. Ocean currents transport heat energy within the biosphere, with surface ocean currents warming or cooling the air above them, affecting the land nearby. Surface water is affected by wind currents, while deep ocean…

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  • Amelia Earhart Accomplishments

    Courage is the price that life wants for granting peace” This is one of Amelia Earhart’s quotes. Amelia had proven many things in her lifetime and had affected many people in her life. She was the first woman to fly across the atlantic ocean in 1932. These are some of the many things that makes up her life and have proven her to be one of the most influential person in the world. Amelia Earhart had made many accomplishments during her lifetime. One example would be that she was the first woman…

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  • Transatlantic Migration In The 1500s

    Throughout the 1641- 1760 France, Netherland, Portugal, Britain and Spain came across the Atlantic Ocean hoping for wealth and escape religious issues. America Middle colonies during the 1641- 1760 was a diverse colony it was home to many ethnic background, language and religious, this will create a “Melting pot where people blended together to form a common America community” ( As you notice on the chart that Britain was the most populated people in America and had more slave…

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  • Personal Narrative: My Trip To The North Atlantic Ocean

    I woke up in my bed at 5:07am and got dressed. Excitedly, I ran down stairs to get dressed. My mom, dad, and my little brother Danny were already down eating breakfast. “Guess what day it is!” said my mom. “It's April 14!” I exclaimed to my mom. Today we were going on a big adventure across the North Atlantic Ocean. The shuttle was going to take us to our cruise boat at 7am. I was a little bit nervous for our trip because I have never been on a boat before. My mom said to think of this trip as…

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  • Hurricanes Essay

    A hurricane, by definition, is a tropical cyclone with strong winds spiraling inward and upward and speeds ranging from 75 mph to 200 mph. Hurricanes emerge from the Atlantic basin, which consists of the Atlantic Ocean, Caribbean Sea, Gulf of Mexico, the northeastern Pacific Ocean, and, less often, the central north Pacific Ocean. Most hurricanes follow a similar cycle of development. Some may run their course in as little as a day or as long as a month. They weaken and are transformed into…

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  • The Journey Of Christopher Columbus

    Christopher Columbus was born in Genoa in 1451. He was a Roman Catholic and wanted to spread Christianity on his travels. He had two children Diego & Fernando. He was a maritime explorer who undertook 4 voyages across the Atlantic Ocean. He need someone to support his voyage, first he went to the king of Portugal, however he refused, as he was more interested in finding a route to Asia via Africa. He then went to Spain and after a long wait, King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella agreed to…

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  • James Cook Research Paper

    Pacific Ocean. On his third voyage south he discovered many islands, including Hawaii. Cook’s discoveries and numerous charts became invaluable to the future English explorers. 13. Vitus Bering The Danish explorer Vitus Bering is known for discovering the Bering Strait and exploring Alaska. Tsar Peter l the Great appointed his sub-lieutenant, Vitus Bering, to go on an expedition to determine if Asia and North America were connected by land. Bering concluded that they weren’t not joined together…

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  • Advantages And Disadvantages Of The Columbian Exchange

    Exchange really changed the way of life in both the New World and the Old World. The people of both worlds encountered plants and animals that they have never seen before. The plants and animals that crossed the Atlantic Ocean benefitted both worlds by providing new foods and new modes of transportation. The Columbian exchange also had negative impacts that affected mostly the…

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