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.


Ocean Health Is Human Health
Many attendees of the Global Oceans Action Summit are taking key steps to protect the largest place on Earth.
Publ.Date : Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:00:00 +0000

Women’s Collective Revitalizes Costa Rican Island Community
When fish catch declined in their coastal town, these women were determined to find economic alternatives.
Publ.Date : Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:00:00 +0000

Assessing the Health of Brazil’s Ocean
A new study provides a much-needed mechanism to understand and manage Brazil’s waters.
Publ.Date : Thu, 03 Apr 2014 14:00:00 +0000

Indonesia Gives Mantas A New ‘Ray of Hope’
Encouraged by their value for tourism, Indonesia has granted full protection for both species of manta ray.
Publ.Date : Fri, 21 Feb 2014 03:00:00 +0000

Success of Marine Protected Areas Depends on These 5 Things
A new study examines why MPAs like Cocos Island are so rich in marine life.
Publ.Date : Wed, 05 Feb 2014 15:00:00 +0000

What’s It Like to Make an IMAX Movie? Q&A with Director Greg MacGillivray
The director discusses the highs and lows of filming "Journey to the South Pacific."
Publ.Date : Tue, 28 Jan 2014 15:00:00 +0000

Indonesian Floating Classroom Comes to the Big Screen
A stunning new IMAX 3D film features the students of this unique environmental education program.
Publ.Date : Thu, 23 Jan 2014 15:00:00 +0000

10 Marine Areas We Must Protect
This global map shows where marine biodiversity is most threatened by human activities.
Publ.Date : Wed, 08 Jan 2014 22:01:00 +0000

13 Illegal Fishers Jailed in Indonesia’s Raja Ampat Archipelago
This case represents a significant milestone for the local government in its fight to protect these beautiful, vital waters.
Publ.Date : Tue, 26 Nov 2013 15:00:00 +0000

Fish to Thrive: Marine Protection Helps Give Poor Communities a Leg Up
This was the first time I had seen so visibly the tangible impacts of CI’s work.
Publ.Date : Fri, 25 Oct 2013 14:00:00 +0000