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  • Success for the largest marine reserve
    Success for the largest marine reserve
    With President Obama and other world leaders discussing climate change at the United Nations in New York City this week, the oceans and the entire marine world came into play on September 24, 2014. Climate change has been confirmed to be the...
  • Save the oceans and expand the marine reserves
    Save the oceans and expand the marine reserves
    What began as a plea has now turned into a monumental marine movement. Conservation of our oceans is one of the major concerns and steps are currently underway to end commercial fishing in the Phoenix Islands Protection Area which is located in...
  • Maui's dolphins
    Maui's Dolphins may get some much needed protection in New Zealand
    In preparing for elections, New Zealand's Green Party announced in Parliament today another environmental plan that may finally give the Maui's Dolphins the protection that they so desperately need to survive.The key points for the plan...
  • Scalloped Hammerhead Shark
    Sharks added to the Endangered Species List for the first time ever
    Thousands of years of existence have made the sharks one of the most successful animals on the planet, until now. Two species of hammerhead sharks were added to the The World Conservation Union's Red List as an endangered species earlier this...
  • Boundary Bay beach walk
    Beach tour about Delta’s rare coastal sand ecosystems
    An Ecological Beach Tour took place on July 5 in the Beach Grove area of Boundary Bay in the Metro Vancouver Boundary Bay Wildlife Management Area.Inspite of the wet weather, an enthusiastic crowd gathered to listen to biologists talk about the...
  • Obama's executive orders on oceans not sitting well with some
    Obama's executive orders on oceans not sitting well with some
    In response to Obama's executive orders yesterday to the State Department “Our Ocean” conference; House Natural Resources Committee Chairman Doc Hastings made his own statement on what he considers a overreaching executive action....
  • President Obama rallies for our oceans
    President Obama rallies for our oceans
    Our oceans have finally become an important agenda item as a global phenomenon. Today was a triumphant day as President Obama directly addressed the issue of ocean conservation.Climate change has long been a concern due to the effects that it...
  • Cobie Smulders dives into Oceana
    Cobie Smulders dives into Oceana
    We all know Cobie Smulders as the one woman who could tame Barney Stinson on the long-running television series known as 'How I Met Your Mother'. There is quite a bit more to Cobie than meets the eye.With a passion for our oceans, Cobie...
  • Measuring a juvenile Sevengill shark
    New ocean conservation non-profit established in San Diego
    Long-time San Diego recreational and science divers Barbara Lloyd and Michael Bear have joined forces to establish an ocean conservation non-profit organization,called Ocean Sanctuaries,devoted to species conservation, ocean sustainability as well...
  • Healthy oceans means productive ecosystems
    Healthy oceans means productive ecosystems
    This week a major milestone was achieved in support of our treasured oceans. March 3 -4, 2014, a paramount European conference was held in Brussels, Belgium, specifically in support of the marine world.The conference was positively referred to as...
  • Ocean Acidification
    Are we the Doomsday Species?
    Every single ecosystem on Earth, and a sobering percentage of the world's species, is now either threatened or critically endangered, and the culprit is at large, wreaking havoc without conscience or pause - and gaining momentum:Humans.Of...
  • California desalination tech: Drought has officials looking at seawater drinking
    California desalination tech: Drought has officials looking at seawater drinking
    California desalination technology is ramping up, as state officials are desperately looking for other options to combat the epic drought that has hit the West coast. As the video showed, California generally receives half of its annual rainfall...
  • 25 pilot whales found dead along Gulf coastline in Collier County
    25 pilot whales found dead along Gulf coastline in Collier County
    In a continuing story that has marred Southwest Florida's pristine coastline for nearly a week, 25 short-finned pilot whales were found deadon Thursday, January 23, on Kice Island, just across Caxambas Bay from Marco Island.The uninhabited...
  • X-Files beauty makes a plea for the ocean
    X-Files beauty makes a plea for the ocean
    It is quite amazing how many celebrities support initiatives to bring about ocean preservation and how many of them have a strong advocacy towards ocean conservation.The latest celebrity to make her plea is well-known for the role she played on...
  • Give back to the ocean
    Give back to the ocean
    Tuesday is more than just another day of the week. It is a day to celebrate the act of giving and a day to be thankful for our oceans.As a water lover, you can save and protect our oceans in numerous and effective ways. The day still has a few...