World
Special Report

Altered Oceans

This five-part series on the crisis in the world's oceans was published in July and August of 2006. The series -- by reporters Kenneth R. Weiss and Usha Lee McFarling and photographer Rick Loomis -- won the 2007 Pulitzer Prize for explanatory reporting.

  • About This Series

    Kenneth R. Weiss, a Los Angeles Times staff member since 1990, has covered the California coast and the oceans for the past five years. Covering narrow policy disputes over such issues as catch limits on fish and permissible levels of ocean pollutants prompted him to think about the long-term health...

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