Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument celebrates 10 years as a World Heritage Site; Red, Green, and Blue

On July 30, 2010, Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument was inscribed as a mixed World Heritage site by United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO). Because the monument represents one of the best examples of both the world’s cultural as well as natural heritage, it has the distinction of being named the only mixed World Heritage site within the United States.

Source: Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument celebrates 10 years as a World Heritage Site | Red, Green, and Blue

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