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.


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

America’s largest national monument is under threat
America's largest national monument is under threat. CI's head of oceans breaks down the many reasons we must protect it.
Publ.Date : Thu, 29 Jun 2017 19:33:08 +0000

New to science: Species discovery in the waters of Fiji
Mark Erdmann and Gerry Allen were part of a team that completed a rapid survey of Fiji's Lau Seascape. They discovered nine species that might be new to science.
Publ.Date : Mon, 26 Jun 2017 20:00:13 +0000

300 hours underwater: Delight and danger diving in Lau
For Edgardo Ochoa, CI's marine safety officer, the majesty of scuba diving is all in the details.
Publ.Date : Thu, 22 Jun 2017 07:10:00 +0000

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