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.


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

Aboard the Hokule‘a: Sailboats, Small Islands and the Stewardship of Nature
CI's Greg Stone arrived in style to an important gathering of small island developing states in Samoa.
Publ.Date : Thu, 04 Sep 2014 14:00:00 +0000

Restoring Hawaiian Fishponds Important Step toward Seafood Security
None of Hawai'i's 400 traditional fishponds have been fully rebuilt — but we're making the process easier.
Publ.Date : Tue, 26 Aug 2014 13:50:00 +0000

Newly Discovered Whale Shark Population Brings Tourism Potential to Indonesian Communities
The more we know about the animals' behavior, the better we can help communities value and protect them.
Publ.Date : Fri, 15 Aug 2014 14:00:00 +0000

Global Policy Needed to Keep Sharks in Our Oceans
Sharks don't recognize country borders. To protect them, we have to do more.
Publ.Date : Tue, 12 Aug 2014 14:00:00 +0000

Conservation Tools: Radar System Could be Instrumental in Protecting Sharks
The rangers of Cocos Island have their work cut out for them. This system will make all their jobs easier.
Publ.Date : Fri, 08 Aug 2014 11:08:00 +0000

3 Reasons Timorese Women Aren’t More Involved in Conservation Efforts
The latest post in our "Gender + Conservation" blog series shares some interesting findings in Timor-Leste.
Publ.Date : Tue, 05 Aug 2014 14:00:00 +0000

Once a Marine Protected Area Is Created, What Happens Next?
In the Cook Islands, a former rugby star is working with rural villagers to shape the world’s second-largest MPA.
Publ.Date : Tue, 29 Jul 2014 14:00:00 +0000

When We Explore the Deep Sea, We are Exploring for Our Own Survival
We need to be able to explore, observe and learn about the oceans in their entirety in order to protect and conserve them effectively and to benefit humans.
Publ.Date : Mon, 21 Jul 2014 14:48:59 +0000

Small Islands, Giant Oceans: Q&A with President Tong of the Republic of Kiribati
Kiribati's newest announcement aims to regenerate a vital ocean area the size of California.
Publ.Date : Mon, 16 Jun 2014 14:00:00 +0000