National Geographic : 1990 Jun
captured the breathtaking beauty and pro ductivity of Monterey Bay, no mention was made of its pending designation as a national marine sanctuary. This remarkable area is one of ten sites being considered for the protective program run by the National Oceanic and Atmo spheric Administration; eight marine sanctuar ies now exist. RACHEL T. SAUNDERS CenterforMarine Conservation San Francisco,California NOAA's Marine and Estuarine Management Divisionwill hold publichearingsthisspringand summer to considermajorprotective regulations. You would have done well to talk to local resi dents. Many of us feel the aquarium is one of the worst things to happen to Monterey and the bay. Traffic jams are now routine. The added noise, pollution, and water shortages have made a noticeable impact on the quality of life. Park lands have borne the brunt of the weekend popu lation explosion. The grand tide pool in Pacific Grove suffers the visits of uncounted shell collec tors, most of whom don't seem to mind that the animal hasn't finished using the shell yet. It's dis heartening to see a busload of schoolchildren wading in with empty milk jugs collecting every thing in sight. In short, although the aquarium who drives one. 1990 Grand Caravan SE. Or ask your dealer,because he can giveyou $1,032 worth of options on a CaravanLE at no extra cost! Pretty impressive, huh?* Caravan loaded full of luggage, gear and presents Lyndsay over who sits in the wayback! for the whole family. Zipped up Vail Pass at 65 miles "On top of this, I'm an attorney and I've got a per hour without a problem at all, by the way. big caseload. And I need our Caravan for that, too. "Don't worry about tonight. We'll drive. We've "You know, I just can't imagine not got the room. Pick you up at seven, having a Caravan" Neither can we, Leslie. 1 "And Allison, please don't fight with your sister Neither can we.he new piritofDodge. *Justlook aroundyou, our Caravanis the best selling minivan of all time. Or talk to our lawyer Stan, who told us that you'd save $1,032 on a CaravanLE with the AFFpackage,based on the listprices ofitems ifsold separately(N/A on GrandCaravan models). But whateveryou do, please buckle up for safety.