Designated as marine national monuments by President George W. Bush. For the Rose Atoll and Pacific Remote Islands monuments, protection extends 50 miles from shore. The expansion by President Obama would extendprotection to 200 miles from shore. Line Islands Line Islands NW Hawaiian Islands NW Hawaiian Islands American Samoa American Samoa Guam Guam Saipan Saipan Maug Islands Maug Islands Asuncion Asuncion AUSTRALIA AUSTRALIA PAPUA NEW GUINEA PAPUA NEW GUINEA Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument Marianas Trench Marine National Monument Marianas Trench Marine National Monument Rose Atoll Marine National Monument Rose Atoll Marine National Monument Pacific Remote Islands Marine National Monument Pacific Remote Islands Marine National Monument Hawaii Hawaii Johnston Atoll Johnston Atoll Kingman Reef Palmyra Atoll Kingman Reef Palmyra Atoll Howland Island Howland Island Baker Island Baker Island Jarvis Island Jarvis Island Wake Island Wake Island Marianas Trench Marianas Trench 1000 1000 0 0 MILES MILES Pacific Ocean Asia Asia DETAIL North America

SOURCE: Interior Department. GRAPHIC: Patterson Clark. Published Sept. 24, 2014.