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.


Ridge-to-reef Conservation Takes Hold on Hawaiian Island of Lāna‘i
So far, this project has kept nearly 40,000 pounds — the equivalent of 2.5 dump trucks — of sediment from damaging the reef below.
Publ.Date : Fri, 10 Apr 2015 14:00:00 +0000

This Job Training Is Better than Yours: Learning Dive Safety in New Caledonia
By certifying more divers on this Pacific island, we're helping local people build skills that could benefit both them and the ocean.
Publ.Date : Wed, 25 Mar 2015 14:00:00 +0000

Cyclone Pam Signals Slow-motion Disaster in Kiribati
CI's Greg Stone gives a firsthand account of storm damage in the island nation — and explains why it's a harbinger of things to come.
Publ.Date : Thu, 19 Mar 2015 14:00:00 +0000

In Remote Indonesian Villages, Driving Conservation Through Film
After watching our film, the community members spoke as one, calling for even greater protection of Raja Ampat’s waters.
Publ.Date : Thu, 05 Mar 2015 15:00:00 +0000

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