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Date:
Monday, June 22, 2015
Author: 8

No one set out to make the vaquita go extinct exactly.  It was no one's target species.  It is not intentionally caught in the gillnets that plague its tiny range in the northern Gulf of California.  But it is, thanks to both the legal shrimp gillnet fisheries and the illegal take of Totoaba, the Chinese demand for this highly prized endangered fish species for which coincides with accelerating loss of vaquita.  Thus, this beautiful little porpoise is heading in the wrong direction.

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Marine Mammals
Blog
Date:
Friday, June 12, 2015
Author: 94

When Life Gives You Lemons, Assess Their Mating Characteristics, Growth, and Survival

Alex Aines, Shark Researcher and TOF Intern

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Sharks
News
Date:
Tuesday, June 9, 2015
Author: 94

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Education
Blog
Date:
Monday, June 8, 2015
Author: 94

Happy World Oceans Day! The ocean connects people across the Earth. It regulates our climate, feeds millions of people, produces oxygen, absorbs carbon and supports an incredible array of wildlife. In order to ensure the health and safety of future generations, we must take responsibility to care for the ocean as it cares for us. As we start to celebrate together on this important day, we need to understand that the ocean needs us not only today, but every single day. 

Here are 8 actions you can take to protect and celebrate the ocean today, tomorrow and every day:

Tags:
Ocean Leadership
News
Date:
Wednesday, June 3, 2015
Author: 94

Join Papa's Pilar® Rum & The Ocean Foundation to Celebrate World Oceans Day on June 8

Award-Winning, Artisan-Crafted Rum Will Make a Donation for Every Picture Posted with the Hashtag #PilarPreserves from June 8 through July 21

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Advocacy
Blog
Date:
Tuesday, June 2, 2015
Author: 94

Happy Ocean Month!

Mark J. Spalding, President of The Ocean Foundation

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About The Ocean Foundation
Blog
Date:
Monday, June 1, 2015
Author: 94

Fundación Tropicalia Leading The Way In Sustainable Resort Developments

Mark J. Spalding, President of The Ocean Foundation

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Tourism, Sustainability
Blog
Date:
Friday, May 22, 2015
Author: 94

By Ben Scheelk, Program Associate

There is an old bit of weather lore that states:

Red sky at night, sailor's delight.
Red sky in the morning, sailor's warning.

Tags:
Ocean Leadership, Advocacy
News
Date:
Tuesday, May 19, 2015
Author: 8

ON-BK435_PenPhi_G_20150513173918.jpgWe at The Ocean Foundation envisioned an unprecedented ocean-centric investment fund.  Thus, over 5 years we reviewed over 3,000 companies looking for products and services that are “actively good for the ocean.” 

Tags:
Ocean Leadership
Blog
Date:
Monday, May 11, 2015
Author: 94

by Jessie Neumann, TOF Marketing Intern

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Ocean Literacy
Blog
Date:
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
Author: 94

by Mark J. Spalding, President of the Ocean Foundation

On many of my trips I seem to spend more time with interesting people in windowless conference rooms than by the water or in the diverse places where people who care about the ocean work.  The last trip of April was an exception. I was lucky enough to spend time with the people of the Discovery Bay Marine Laboratory, which is about an hour from Jamaica’s Montego Bay airport. 

Tags:
Conserving Marine Habitats and Special Places
News
Date:
Friday, May 8, 2015
Author: 94

OurGenY will bring together local leaders to discuss the economic value and health of our shared ocean resources in San Diego. Public, Private, Non-Profit, Lifestyle panelists will face off on the subject, rounding out an evening filled with live music, delicious bites, generous libations and outrageous entertainment.

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Ocean Leadership

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