Conservation

More than ever, the fate of the ocean is in our hands. Learn about different threats to the ocean and its organisms, successful conservation stories, and what you can do to help.

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It blew in for two solid days: a flotilla of plastic forks, soda bottles, rubber gloves, and other refuse. I tried to pick everything up off the beach, but when I turned around, you...
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Laysan albatrosses ( Phoebastria immutabilis ) are incredible birds. They have...
Scientists don’t often get the opportunity to travel through time. But nestled...
Regardless of what continent you live on, the waters that surround it are home...

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Reef biologists over a certain age are haunted by memories of what glorious places Caribbean reefs once were. In our youth we studied them for all...
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As far back as I can remember, I have always been fascinated by sharks. My...

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CREDIT: Flickr User Fabi Fliervoet 1. Bring Your Own The trash we "throw away" doesn't disappear. Plastic bags, disposable...