The latest in marine protection from around the globe.

16 Apr 2014
Submit your request now for sponsorship for the IUCN World Parks Congress. Funding is very limited and there will be many requests. Please note that priority will be given to applicants from developing nations who are unable to source alternative sponsorship or support. For more information and eligibility criteria ... full text
15 Apr 2014
Innovation and dedication are keys to progress in our national parks and protected areas’ conservation. The Kenton Miller Award for Innovation in Protected Areas Management celebrates individuals who are taking bold steps in protecting these most valued resources by recognizing their invaluable work with a 5,000 USD grant and accompanying citation. The WCPA is honored to pres ... full text
15 Apr 2014
The Hamilton Declaration on Collaboration for the Conservation of the Sargasso Sea in March 2014 was open for signature in March 2014. The Declaration provides for the establishment of a Sargasso Sea Commission, composed of distinguished scientists and other persons of international repute committed to the conservation of high seas ecosystems. Initially there will be only five ... full text
Con Dao National Park named a world Ramsar site - VietNamNet Bridge
21 Apr 2014
Sabah's Mabul Island gets a marine biologist's protection - The Star Online
21 Apr 2014
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20 Apr 2014
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