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In 1998, a rise in the temperature of surface waters due to the El Niño phenomenon caused some coral die-off. The year before last, this climatic system again spurred damage in some parts of the Pacific, but this time Bunaken was spared. "The effects of El Niño are limited by the major sea INDONESIA HAS BIG currents near here as well as the deep areas that start right PLANS TO EXPAND off the reefs," Huopalainen DIVING TOURISM. explains. Just a couple of kilometres from Bunaken, there are spots where the ocean plunges to depths of 1500 metres. These also help offset the impact of the rapidly-growing city of Manado. Still, pollution from this city of half a million is a major worry. Most treacherous are plastic bags thrown into the sea. Fish and turtles mistake them for Local residents are allowed to fish in most of the area.

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