Blue growth is on the rise, and the negative impacts on the ocean and biodiversity can be seen everywhere. We need to balance growth and sustainability, says Alex D. Rogers, Professor of Conservation Biology, University of Oxford, United Kingdom.

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Author: Alex D. Rogers is a Professor of Conservation Biology at Oxford University.

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