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Recent Blog Posts

Blog April 15, 2015
The Ones that Might Get Away

As water rushed into the ship and flooded the hull, any remaining evidence of illegal ... » read more

Blog April 9, 2015
GLORES Partner Spotlight: Diving Legend Peter Hughes

If you are a SCUBA diver, you have likely heard of the legendary dive pioneer ... » read more

Blog April 6, 2015
Big Blue Blog: Did I just find your toothbrush…in the ocean?!

From shower gel to food packaging, plastic is globally pervasive. We are now finding our ... » read more

Blog March 30, 2015
Marine Conservation Institute Celebrates the Creation of Pitcairn Islands Marine Reserve

The Titan triggerfish, a voracious predator, being cleaned by a cleaner wrasse. Credit: Enric Sala ... » read more

Blog March 17, 2015
See our Guest Post about the Global Ocean Refuge System on the Virgin Unite Website!

We are excited to report that Marine Conservation Institute president Lance Morgan was featured as ... » read more

Recent News Releases

News Release March 19, 2015
Marine Conservation Institute Announces Nathalie Udo Has Joined Its Board of Directors

Marine Conservation Institute today announced that Nathalie Udo has joined its Board of Directors. Udo ... » read more

News Release March 17, 2015
Marine Conservation Institute Praises IUU Task Force Action Plan and Challenges Congress to Respond with Bipartisan Legislation

Marine Conservation Institute, a leader in protecting marine biodiversity, praises the National Oceanic and Atmospheric ... » read more

News Release March 12, 2015
Marine Conservation Institute Applauds NOAA Announcement to More Than Double the Size of the Northern California Marine Sanctuaries

Marine Conservation Institute, a leader in protecting marine biodiversity and important ocean places, applauds the ... » read more

News Release February 5, 2015
NOAA Must Redouble Effort to Save the Declining Hawaiian Monk Seal, Says Marine Conservation Institute

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

News Release January 21, 2015
Ocean Advocates Call upon Supermarkets to Help Restore Balance to Alaska’s Bering Sea

Today, Greenpeace, Marine Conservation Institute and Mission Blue (Sylvia Earle Alliance) launched an ad campaign ... » read more