HIHW

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HIHWHawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary (US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration)
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The NOAA uses the museum as a base for education and outreach on the Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary, which includes waters just off the coast.
Acknowledging the critical importance of Hawaii's coastal water for breeding, Congress designated the Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary in 1992.
In the next few months the state of Hawaii will decide whether to approve one of the nation's newest marine reserves, the Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary. Unlike the nation's 13 other marine sanctuaries, each of which was designated to protect an entire marine environment, this one is dedicated to a single species.
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