Ocean Conservation News

Courtesy of Conservation International

Welcome to Sea and Sky's Ocean Conservation News. Here you can find links to the latest ocean news headlines in the topic of ocean conservation. Click on any yellow title below to view the full news article. The news article will open in a new browser window. Simply close the browser window when you are finished reading the article to return to the news article listing. You can use the "Click for More" link to go to a page with more news headlines.

 

Tracing tuna from sea to fork
Scientists, businesses and governments are coming together for a common goal: to make all tuna fully traceable by 2020.
Publ.Date : Wed, 14 Jun 2017 19:06:19 +0000

For better, faster ocean science, researchers look to the cloud
OHI scientists — including several from Conservation International, the index’s co-developer — are using open science to do “better science in less time.”
Publ.Date : Mon, 12 Jun 2017 17:50:17 +0000

On World Oceans Day, Disney’s ‘Moana’ resonates with message of conservation
Traveling aboard Samoa’s traditional double-hulled voyaging canoe, CI connects with communities through the film's central themes of ocean conservation and Polynesia culture.
Publ.Date : Thu, 08 Jun 2017 21:15:46 +0000

Special report: South Pacific survey finds new species, new concerns for coral reefs
A new special report outlines discoveries from a recent expedition to survey reefs in a little-explored corner of the Pacific.
Publ.Date : Thu, 08 Jun 2017 16:42:33 +0000

‘People are more important’: A conversation with Anote Tong
With its vast expanse of ocean, the Pacific island nation of Kiribati is experiencing the future of our oceans now.
Publ.Date : Wed, 07 Jun 2017 18:10:20 +0000

Amid Paris pact uncertainty, global goals set course for protecting nature
At the U.N. Ocean Conference, international leaders will tackle Sustainable Development Goal 14: Life Below Water.
Publ.Date : Sun, 04 Jun 2017 14:00:20 +0000

Special Report: A sea change for seafood?
A new Conservation International special report, “A sea change for seafood?,” details a novel approach that could end human rights violations in the sector.
Publ.Date : Thu, 01 Jun 2017 18:06:24 +0000

Demystifying the seafood label: Where your seafood actually comes from
When you buy seafood, your purchase affects fishers, businesses — even the health of the ocean.
Publ.Date : Tue, 16 May 2017 14:00:00 +0000

Scan and serve: New tool traces seafood from ocean to plate
CI Brazil is pioneering a seafood traceability program that uses smartphone technology to give consumers the power to make sustainable choices with a few finger swipes.
Publ.Date : Wed, 10 May 2017 15:28:07 +0000

In Galápagos, lobster fishers make unlikely — but effective — conservationists
Recently, the spiny lobster was nearly wiped out from the Galápagos — a disappearance that could have spelled disaster for the island's fragile ecosystems.
Publ.Date : Mon, 08 May 2017 21:13:24 +0000