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Cook Islands MPA leader fired after supporting seabed mining freeze

RAROTONGA, 17 OCTOBER 2019 (MONGABAY) — For somebody who’d just been fired from a prestigious government post, Jacqueline Evans sounded remarkably upbeat. “I knew it was going to come,” she laughed during a phone interview with Mongabay. “I was surprised about what I was being sacked over, though: it was essentially just giving my opinion.” […]