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Publication Date:
Thursday, January 1, 2015
Author: 10

This blog originally appeared on Ocean Noise a blog from Ocean Conservation Research

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Ocean Noise
Blog
Publication Date:
Wednesday, December 31, 2014
Author: 10

By Mark J. Spalding, President

 

“Individually, we are one drop. Together, we are an ocean.”

         – Ryunosuke Satoro

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Building the Capacity of the Marine Conservation Community
Blog
Publication Date:
Monday, December 29, 2014
Author: 8

By Mark J. Spalding, President

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Marine Debris
Blog
Publication Date:
Saturday, December 27, 2014
Author: 8

By Mark J. Spalding

Early this month, Fred Pearce wrote an excellent piece for Yale 360 about restoration efforts along the coast of Sumatra following the major earthquake and devastating tsunami that followed on Boxing Day 2004.  

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Seagrass
Blog
Publication Date:
Tuesday, December 23, 2014
Author: 8

By Mark J. Spalding with Catharine Cooper

A version of this blog was originally posted on National Geographic's Ocean Views micro site

 

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Conserving Marine Habitats and Special Places, Polar Seas
News
Publication Date:
Monday, December 22, 2014
Author: 8

Washington, DC — The Aleutian Islands marine ecosystem deserves designation as Alaska’s first National Marine Sanctuary, according to a formal nomination spearheaded by Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER) and several Alaska and national marine conservation organizations. Although more than half of Alaska’s lands receive permanent federal protection, virtually none of Alaska’s federal waters receive comparable protective status.

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Conserving Marine Habitats and Special Places, Polar Seas
Blog
Publication Date:
Thursday, December 18, 2014
Author: 8

By Mark J. Spalding, President

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Oil & Gas, Shipping, Coasts and Beaches, Conserving Marine Habitats and Special Places
News
Publication Date:
Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Author: 8

One of our projects, the Cuba Marine Research and Conservation Program (CMRC), was recently mentioned in Men's Journal! The article described the unique combination of science and travel that is incorporated on the trips run by CMRC. Full article here. 

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Sea Turtles, Education, Travel
News
Publication Date:
Monday, December 15, 2014
Author: 8

JetBlue, The Ocean Foundation and A.T. Kearney Begin to Quantify the Value of Shoreline Conservation, Highlighting the Connection Between Healthy Ecosystems and Increased Revenue

"EcoEarnings: A Shore Thing" Marks the First Study to Directly Correlate the Long-Term Health of the Caribbean Shorelines to JetBlue's Investment in the Region and Bottom-Line

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Marine Debris, Coasts and Beaches
Blog
Publication Date:
Saturday, December 13, 2014
Author: 8

By Mark J. Spalding, President

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Marine Mammals, Shipping, Oil & Gas
Blog
Publication Date:
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
Author: 8

It would be nice to find ways and times to be consciously grateful for what we receive every day, but we all know that it can be hard to do so when schedules fill and deadlines loom.  Thus Thanksgiving week offers us a nice opportunity to step back and express our thanks, however briefly.  The amazing thing about the ocean is that it fulfills so many of our needs not only without our expressed gratitude, but also despite the many ways we take it for granted, or worse, cause harm to the life within.

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About The Ocean Foundation
News
Publication Date:
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
Author: 8

A 'No More Mining' message taken to PNG investors
Bank of South Pacific questioned on investment in deep sea mining

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Deep Sea Mining

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