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.


How an accidental forest saved a village from a storm for the ages
In coastal Philippines, local people are discovering that by protecting nature, they can protect themselves.
Publ.Date : Tue, 24 Nov 2015 15:00:00 +0000

Ahead of climate talks, a crucial voice is missing
In build-up to Paris meeting, nearly 75% of the Earth’s surface is being left off the agenda: the ocean.
Publ.Date : Thu, 19 Nov 2015 15:00:00 +0000

Roots from rubble: On Philippine coasts, rebuilding nature’s barriers to stormier seas
Villages can’t hold back rising seas on their own. They need nature’s help.
Publ.Date : Wed, 18 Nov 2015 15:00:00 +0000

On the trail of the South Pacific’s great humpbacks
A team of whale researchers makes some exciting discoveries in a place never before surveyed for marine mammals.
Publ.Date : Thu, 12 Nov 2015 18:15:00 +0000

Melting ice a ticking time bomb for Pacific islands
At current rates, sea-level rise will either submerge or make unlivable a host of islands within a century, maybe sooner — presenting a humanitarian crisis for vulnerable populations.
Publ.Date : Tue, 10 Nov 2015 19:23:21 +0000

‘Conservation province’ could generate sea change in Indonesia
The province of West Papua is creating a bold new model for more effective conservation throughout the Southeast Asian country. Can it work?
Publ.Date : Thu, 05 Nov 2015 14:45:47 +0000

In Papua New Guinea, conservation efforts overlook crucial group: women
By targeting men, sustainability projects ignore women's frequent interaction with nature — and their potential role as advocates for its protection.
Publ.Date : Tue, 03 Nov 2015 15:00:00 +0000

Making the Links: October 2015
From new marine sanctuaries in the Pacific to severe droughts in Africa, these news stories give us insight on the links between people and the planet.
Publ.Date : Fri, 30 Oct 2015 19:12:03 +0000

‘One really sick reef’: To protect wildlife, Cuba faces tough challenges, choices
Success will ultimately depend on the will of the Cuban people.
Publ.Date : Wed, 28 Oct 2015 15:49:35 +0000

4 things we’ve discovered from tagging Indonesia’s mantas
We've never known much about the ocean's winged giants — until now.
Publ.Date : Tue, 27 Oct 2015 23:00:00 +0000