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.


Climate mitigation takes root
Mangroves could well be our last line of defense against climate change. But they're under threat.
Publ.Date : Mon, 06 Aug 2018 14:55:33 +0000

Meet a scientist: the whale whisperer
We spoke with Olive Andrews about what whales can teach us about the health of the oceans — and her longtime friendship with a humpback named “Nala.”
Publ.Date : Thu, 12 Jul 2018 12:55:27 +0000

Hawaiʻi votes to protect coral reefs — from our sunscreen
Hawaiʻi Governor David Ige will sign a bill to prohibit the sale of sunscreens containing chemicals that contribute to the destruction of coral reefs.
Publ.Date : Tue, 03 Jul 2018 00:00:12 +0000

3 science stories you should know about
Conservation International scientists explore three specific ways to keep our oceans and forests healthy.
Publ.Date : Wed, 27 Jun 2018 18:50:13 +0000

A rarity: Whale shark researchers tag female of the species
In March, a team of scientists from Conservation International Indonesia tagged a female whale shark — the first ever tagged in West Papua.
Publ.Date : Tue, 12 Jun 2018 13:08:34 +0000

5 ways that climate change affects the ocean
Human Nature examines some of the ways that climate change affects life in the oceans — and what that means for humanity.
Publ.Date : Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:28 +0000

To feed itself, Hawai‘i must make sea change, study finds
To feed its growing population, Hawai‘i is looking to produce more locally sourced seafood, which has a smaller environmental footprint.
Publ.Date : Thu, 31 May 2018 16:40:05 +0000

Postcard from the Pacific: In new film, ocean is the star
A new film showcases the relationship that the people of New Caledonia have with nature.
Publ.Date : Mon, 28 May 2018 19:00:56 +0000

Satellite tags shed light on sea turtle treks
Knowing where the turtles go is the first step to protecting them.
Publ.Date : Tue, 22 May 2018 15:26:13 +0000

3 hopeful stories for endangered species
In honor of Endangered Species Day, Human Nature highlights three recent signs of hope for some of the world’s most threatened animals.
Publ.Date : Thu, 17 May 2018 13:36:49 +0000