PBS NewsHour

The value and the price of creating a Pacific sanctuary

Clip: 06/17/2014 | 9m 54s

President Obama launched a plan to create the world's largest marine preserve by adding to the existing national monument in the Central Pacific. Drilling, fishing and other activities would be off limits. Joshua Reichert of the Pew Charitable Trusts and Juliet Eilperin of The Washington Post join Jeffrey Brown to discuss the impetus and potential opposition for the proposed expansion.

Aired: 06/17/14

Rating: NR

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