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Date:
Saturday, November 7, 2015
Author: 94

Misty White Sidell, Women's Wear Daily

Call them the diamonds of the sea. Jewelry made from Mediterranean red coral has found a new, unprecedented level of desirability among Chinese consumers — whose insatiable penchant for the rare marine skeletons and their fortuitous red color has sent their cost skyrocketing by up to 500 percent in the last three years. But a double whammy of human disturbance — direct by overfishing and indirect by climate change — has left the sea’s slow-growing red coral population in a state of decimation.

Tags:
Protecting Species of Concern
Blog
Date:
Monday, November 23, 2015
Author: 94

Oceans Big Think - Launching the Grand Challenges for Ocean Conservation - at Scripps Institution of Oceanography

by Mark J. Spalding, President

Tags:
Building the Capacity of the Marine Conservation Community
News
Date:
Friday, November 20, 2015
Author: 94

Do you love sea turtles? Are you pursuing a degree in sea turtle conservation? Apply for the Boyd Lyon Scholarship!

Tags:
Protecting Species of Concern
News
Date:
Thursday, November 19, 2015
Author: 94
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
 
SeaWeb and The Ocean Foundation Form Partnership for the Ocean
 
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Blog
Date:
Thursday, November 19, 2015
Author: 94

FOR THE LOVE OF THE GULF:  TRINATIONAL INITIATIVE HOLDS 7TH MEETING

by Mark J. Spalding, President of The Ocean Foundation

Tags:
Building the Capacity of the Marine Conservation Community
Blog
Date:
Sunday, November 8, 2015
Author: 94

Greetings from Loreto International Airport where I am waiting to catch my plane back to LAX after a very busy week.  

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Tags:
Conserving Marine Habitats and Special Places
Blog
Date:
Friday, October 30, 2015
Author: 94

The Colorful Blur of October
Part 4: Overlooking the Great Pacific, Looking at the Small Details

by Mark J. Spalding

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News
Date:
Thursday, November 5, 2015
Author: 94

by Jessie Neumann, TOF Communications Assistant

HR 774: Illegal, Unreported, and Unregulated (IUU) Fishing Enforcement Act of 2015

Tags:
Fisheries, World Ocean
Blog
Date:
Thursday, October 22, 2015
Author: 94

The Colorful Blur of October
Part 3: An Island, the Ocean and Managing the Future

by Mark J. Spalding

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Blog
Date:
Thursday, October 15, 2015
Author: 94

The Colorful Blur of October
Part 2:  A Gem of an Island

by Mark J. Spalding

Tags:
Conserving Marine Habitats and Special Places, Research
Blog
Date:
Thursday, October 1, 2015
Author: 94

The Colorful Blur of October
Part 1: From the Tropics to the Atlantic Coast

by Mark J. Spalding

Fall is the busy season when it comes to conferences and meetings, and October was no exception.

Tags:
Sustainability, Tourism
News
Date:
Tuesday, October 20, 2015
Author: 94

Making waves: The science and politics of ocean protection
Kirsten Grorud-Colvert and Jane Lubchenco, TOF Advisor and former NOAA Administrator

Tags:
Conserving Marine Habitats and Special Places

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