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Blog August 13, 2014
Ask President Obama to Create the Largest Marine Protected Network on Earth

Sign here today to do your part in creating the largest marine protected network on ... » read more

Blog August 11, 2014
Treasure Trove of Pacific Wildlife Need Your Support for Expanded Marine National Monument

It isn’t often that you get to mention four previous Presidents—Calvin Coolidge, Richard ... » read more

Blog August 11, 2014
Are shark sanctuaries really safe havens for sharks?

Shark Week brings an unprecedented amount of attention to sharks and we are excited to ... » read more

Blog August 6, 2014
How much longline fishing is really happening in the Pacific Remote Islands Area?

Since President Obama announced his intent to consider expanding the Pacific Remote Islands Marine National ... » read more

Blog August 4, 2014
Where do McDonald’s Filet-O-Fish Sandwiches Come From?

Where do McDonald’s Filet-O-Fish Sandwiches Come From? Reposted from Greenpeace Blogs Alaska Senator Lisa ... » read more

Recent News Releases

News Release August 13, 2014
Scientists Gather at International Marine Conservation Congress to Develop Global Ocean Refuge System Criteria

Marine Conservation Institute, a leader in protecting marine biodiversity, is hosting an all-day workshop with ... » read more

News Release July 15, 2014
Marine Conservation Institute Releases SeaStates 2014; Report Card on How Well Individual U.S. States Protect Their Coastal Waters

Marine Conservation Institute, a leader in protecting marine biodiversity, today released a report that will ... » read more

News Release June 17, 2014
President Obama Announces Plan to Create the Largest Marine Protected Area in the World with Help from Marine Conservation Institute

At the State Department’s Our Oceans Conference today, President Obama announced his intention to ... » read more

News Release June 11, 2014
New Online Tool, MPA Campaign Tracker, Enables People to Explore Progress of Global Marine Protected Area Initiatives and Campaigns

Marine Conservation Institute, a leader in protecting marine biodiversity, today announced it has released a ... » read more

News Release May 8, 2014
Global Ocean Refuge System to Help Resilience of the World’s Oceans and Humankind

Marine Conservation Institute, a leader in protecting marine biodiversity, today highlighted its Global Ocean Refuge ... » read more