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Recent Blog Posts

Blog January 27, 2015
Dr. Elliott Norse Gives Passionate Presentation to University Students

On January 22, Marine Conservation Institute Chief Scientist Dr. Elliott Norse was a guest speaker ... » read more

Blog January 20, 2015
The Big Blue Blog: The Plight of the Hawaiian Monk Seal

The warm waters of the Hawaiian Islands are home to one of the planet’s ... » read more

Blog January 15, 2015
GLORES Partner Spotlight: Brian Skerry, Photographer

Momentum for the Global Ocean Refuge System (GLORES) has been building steadily, with new partners ... » read more

Blog January 12, 2015
See Our Conservation Priorities for 2015!

Wonder what Marine Conservation Institute is focusing on this year?  We just posted our Conservation ... » read more

Blog January 7, 2015
Marine Conservation Institute’s Top Ten Most-Read Blogs of 2014

Marine Conservation Institute’s blog On the Tide was a happening place in 2014! We ... » read more

Recent News Releases

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

News Release December 17, 2014
Marine Conservation Institute Commends Presidential Task Force on Combatting Illegal Fishing and Seafood Fraud

Marine Conservation Institute, a leader in protecting marine biodiversity, commended the White House on the ... » read more

News Release November 17, 2014
New Report Shows that Most G20 Member Countries Are Strongly Protecting Less than 1% of the Ocean Area in their Jurisdiction

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

News Release November 5, 2014
Holland America Line Develops Program in Partnership with Marine Conservation Institute to Support Marine Protected Areas

As part of its “Our Marvelous Oceans” partnership with Marine Conservation Institute, Holland America Line ... » read more

News Release September 24, 2014
President Barack Obama Makes Ocean Conservation History by Creating the Largest Protected Area on Earth

President Obama will sign a proclamation tomorrow to designate the largest marine reserve in the ... » read more