Ministerial Summit: 30 June 2022 Find out about the last one: IMPAC4: bringing people and the ocean together The Fourth International Marine Protected Areas Congress (IMPAC4) in Chile brought together [...]
The seventh Our Ocean Conference will draw partners globally to identify solutions to sustainably manage marine resources, increase the ocean’s resilience to climate change and safeguard [...]
European Cetacean Society (ECS) Webinar 2021 At the ECS we believe it is important for the marine mammal scientific community, not only in Europe but worldwide, [...]
The 'Rolling in the Deep' series takes us to the beautiful reefs of Solomon Islands. This beautiful destination has a little bit for everyone. Reefs, Fish, Critters, Wrecks, and topside cultural experiences. I hope you enjoy the short film. Please comment on what you like, and certainly feel free to share.
Registration for our upcoming ACS Virtual Conference, Saturday, January 30, 2021 is now OPEN! Registration is FREE! To register click here! SCIENCE OF WHALES: Understanding the [...]
Far out in the South Pacific, there’s a tropical island paradise. Known as the “Islands of Sacred Earth,” the territory of American Samoa is one of the United States’ most remote outposts. Its waters are home to stunningly beautiful coral reefs, including two of the world’s oldest and largest coral colonies on record.
The Coral Triangle is a roughly triangular area of the tropical marine waters of Indonesia, Malaysia, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Solomon Islands and Timor-Leste that contain at least 500 species of reef-building corals in each ecoregion.
“After a Summer in 2017 where I spent nearly every single day on the water to only observe a mere 27 Blue Whales, 2018 has been an absolute revelation for me here in San Diego. Over the course of three days, I had nearly 100 incredible Blue Whale sightings!"
One hectare of ocean in which fishing is not allowed (a marine protected area) produces at least five times the amount of fish [...]
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is looking to create the largest marine preserve in the world by protecting a massive stretch of the Pacific Ocean [...]
Reading the new 2nd edition of Erich Hoyt's MPAs for Whales, Dolphins, and Porpoises gave me a lot to think about. What a fascinating topic [...]
Find out October 12-21! Aquarius 2010: If Reefs Could Talk Have you ever wondered what it would be like to live underwater? Well, from October [...]
A Message from Erich Hoyt on Defending Antarctic Toothfish in the Ross Sea: I am a whale researcher and conservationist, writes Erich Hoyt, Senior Research [...]
The first high seas Marine Protected Area (MPA) in the Antarctic region has been declared in an area south of the South Orkney Islands. The [...]
Palau to create the world's first "shark sanctuary", banning all commercial shark fishing in its waters. We couldn't agree more and applaud President Toribiong's efforts [...]
The first ever conference on Marine Mammal Protected Areas will be held on the island of Maui in Hawai'I from March 29 - April 3, [...]