The latest in marine protection from around the globe.

09 Jul 2014
National Ocean Month ignited the ocean community with can-do energy and saw many positive developments. We at Mission Blue believe that the tides are changing in favor of the ocean -- that this moment is truly the sweet spot in time. How could we conclude otherwise in light of these recent developments? Read more..... ... full text
27 Jun 2014
The High Seas Alliance is coordinating an effort to collect scientists’ support for a high seas biodiversity agreement under the UN Law of the Sea Convention. It urges countries to honor the commitment made by governments at the UN Conference on Sustainable Development Rio+20 Conference To read the letter and sign it click here ... full text
23 Jun 2014
On June 16, President Anote Tong of the Republic of Kiribati, an island nation in the Pacific Oceanscape, announced that his nation’s Phoenix Islands Protected Area (PIPA) will close to ALL commercial fishing on December 31, 2014!Covering an area roughly the size of California, PIPA hosts some of the world’s most economically important waters. In fact, if you order a spicy tun ... full text
Sea Shepherd Crews Brave Nasty Conditions to Save an Entire Pod of Whales in the Faroes
01 Aug 2014
Pamela Anderson Arrives in the Faroe Islands to Show Support for Operation GrindStop 2014
01 Aug 2014
How Conservation and Groundwater Management Can Gird California for a Drier Era
01 Aug 2014
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