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Recent Blog Posts

Blog November 17, 2014
Are Wealthy Countries Failing to Protect the Oceans?

In conservation, it is often said that those countries with larger financial resources should be ... » read more

Blog November 11, 2014
Marine Conservation Institute Down Under

I will be traveling down under to the World Parks Congress this November 12-19, in ... » read more

Blog November 5, 2014
Thank You Holland America Line for Your Support!

This week we salute Holland America Line for being an excellent partner of Marine Conservation ... » read more

Blog October 29, 2014
Delegation of Chinese Scientists Visit Marine Conservation Institute in DC

Recently, our policy team met with a delegation of fishery research scientists and engineers from ... » read more

Blog September 24, 2014
We Thank You, Mr. President. And So Does the Ocean.

Extending to the horizon, the sea appears limitless, and throughout human history, we have often ... » read more

Recent News Releases

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

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