Marianas Trench Marine National Monument - Name of Monument

Name of Monument

In a White House release the first word is pluralized as Marianas, in another seemingly official source it is named Mariana, and in some news reports it appeared as Marianas Marine National Monument, omitting the word "Trench". In common usage, the trench is alternatively named Marianas Trench or Mariana Trench.

The actual text of the proclamation establishing it gives it the official name Marianas Trench Marine National Monument.

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