World’s Largest Population of Giant Manta Rays Gets More Protection in Peru

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In another win for marine life, Peru started the new year by enacting regulations to protect the world’s largest known population of giant manta rays.

Viva la France! Country Bans Supermarkets From Tossing Out Food

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In December the French government passed a law banning supermarkets from throwing away unsold food. The law requires stores there to donate unwanted food to charities or food banks.