Ocean Conservation News

Courtesy of Conservation International

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To conserve the ocean, tech helps — but it’s only a start
A tidal wave of technology, from satellite imagery to machine learning, is revolutionizing ocean conservation.
Publ.Date : Thu, 19 Oct 2017 14:00:01 +0000

Want to protect oceans? Start with these 5 things
As the annual Our Ocean conference concludes, here's a look at five issues that were discussed that will have major implications for the health of the seas.
Publ.Date : Fri, 06 Oct 2017 15:36:01 +0000

The doctor is in: Indonesia’s whale sharks get annual check-up
In Indonesia, scientists give whale sharks "physicals" — measuring, tagging and taking blood samples underwater, in 30 minutes — to assess the health of both the species and the surrounding waters.
Publ.Date : Thu, 28 Sep 2017 14:49:38 +0000

My ‘aha!’ moment: Fishers are not the enemies of healthy oceans
For Mauricio Castrejon, fisheries manager for CI’s Americas field division marine program, his 'aha!' moment came when the 2007 financial crisis hit the Galápagos Islands.
Publ.Date : Wed, 30 Aug 2017 20:50:41 +0000

Agency recommends reductions to some U.S. national monuments, parks
The Trump Administration's review has ended with unclear results.
Publ.Date : Thu, 24 Aug 2017 20:15:39 +0000

5 things to know about Trump’s review of national monuments and parks
The Trump Administration is reviewing national monuments and parks across the United States. Here's what you need to know.
Publ.Date : Wed, 23 Aug 2017 19:59:23 +0000

5 myths about farmed seafood
To feed a growing population without further depleting our oceans, farmed seafood will be crucial.
Publ.Date : Thu, 17 Aug 2017 21:33:52 +0000

Update: What we’re learning about the world’s largest fish
Two years into a whale shark tracking program, scientists are learning new facts about the world's largest fish.
Publ.Date : Tue, 01 Aug 2017 17:50:30 +0000

Teeth to tail: 6 stories about sharks this week
Before Shark Week 2017 kicks off, dive into these six shark stories from around the world.
Publ.Date : Fri, 21 Jul 2017 21:19:34 +0000

Lessons learned in the ‘Kingdom of Fishes’
For a decade, CI Indonesia has been working in the Kaimana region to restore the health of the ocean and the well-being of the community.
Publ.Date : Wed, 05 Jul 2017 21:08:30 +0000