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.


World Catching on to Importance of Blue Economy
Progress on high-seas conservation reflects a growing awareness that our oceans underpin human well-being.
Publ.Date : Tue, 17 Feb 2015 15:00:00 +0000

Finding the Lonely Whale: Q&A with Actor and Producer Adrian Grenier
The "Entourage" star explains why he wants to make a documentary about the "52-hertz whale."
Publ.Date : Wed, 11 Feb 2015 15:00:00 +0000

Indonesian Government Sinks Vietnamese Shark Poaching Boat, Creates New Dive Site
From local police to the president himself, Indonesia is cracking down on the illegal capture of its valuable marine life.
Publ.Date : Tue, 10 Feb 2015 15:00:00 +0000

Lobsters, Conflict and the ‘Invisible’ Work of Women in Coastal Ecuador
The latest blog in our "Gender + Conservation" series comes from Ecuador's Galera-San Francisco Marine Reserve.
Publ.Date : Wed, 10 Dec 2014 15:00:00 +0000

3 Reasons to Be Thankful for Coral Reefs
Something to be thankful for this Thanksgiving: coral reefs. They're so much more than a rock.
Publ.Date : Wed, 26 Nov 2014 16:26:53 +0000

What We Need from the World Parks Congress
Dr. Russ Mittermeier outlines three priorities for the 2014 World Parks Congress, which brings scientists, government representatives and conservationists together to discuss how best to protect the Earth’s most important lands and waters.
Publ.Date : Wed, 12 Nov 2014 22:27:44 +0000

Not Just a Rock: Why You Need Coral Reefs
Far too many people overlook the tremendous gifts that coral provides us.
Publ.Date : Mon, 27 Oct 2014 12:00:00 +0000

10 Things You’d Miss If the Ocean Called It Quits
What if the ocean stopped providing the generous benefits it’s given us for all of human history?
Publ.Date : Mon, 13 Oct 2014 14:00:00 +0000

Despite Its Remoteness, Antarctica’s Health Matters
We have to tread cautiously in this forbidding but fragile region.
Publ.Date : Tue, 30 Sep 2014 04:01:00 +0000

In Pacific Islands, Tomorrow’s Leaders Must Act Today
CI intern Danita Strickland writes about her experience speaking about protecting oceans and biodiversity at a youth forum at the U.N.'s International Conference on Small Island Developing States.
Publ.Date : Fri, 05 Sep 2014 14:00:00 +0000