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Date:
Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Author: 94

 

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Conserving Marine Habitats and Special Places, Building the Capacity of the Marine Conservation Community
Blog
Date:
Wednesday, September 9, 2015
Author: 94

Authors: Jessie Neumann and Luke Elder

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More and more Sargassum has been washing ashore the pristine beaches of the Caribbean.  Why is this happening and what should we do?

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Coasts and Beaches
Blog
Date:
Friday, September 4, 2015
Author: 94

Author: Mark J. Spalding, President

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Ocean Acidification, Seagrass
Blog
Date:
Monday, March 24, 2014
Author: 94

Author: Mark J. Spalding, President of The Ocean Foundation

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Recently one of my peers referred to doing more conservation as addressing the problem of how to take marine protection to scale.  Covering nearly 70% of the planet and home to thousands of species of plants and animals, the ocean certainly represents a huge management problem.

Tags:
Building the Capacity of the Marine Conservation Community
News
Date:
Wednesday, September 9, 2015
Author: 94

Brands who are passionate about sustainability and the ocean—like longtime partner Columbia Sportswear—have been donating product to The Ocean Foundation to be used by projects in the field for three years. By formalizing this model into a partnership program, field researchers can now share updates with participating brands, share photos and social media posts and even wear test products and equipment in the field. The Ocean Foundation has implemented the Program to both provide a value-add to their current partners and attract the attention of new ones.

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About The Ocean Foundation, Building the Capacity of the Marine Conservation Community
Blog
Date:
Monday, July 13, 2015
Author: 94

Artist Jen Richards, has been obsessed with marine life for as long as she since she can remember.  Fortunately, we had the opportunity to interview her and talk about her most recent and ongoing project, Sharks and Rays for 31 Days.  Jen has challenged herself to illustrate a different species of shark or ray every day throughout the month of July to raise funds for conservation.

Tags:
Sharks, Protecting Species of Concern
Blog
Date:
Wednesday, July 8, 2015
Author: 94

Jessie Neumann, TOF Communications Assistant

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Seagrass
Blog
Date:
Friday, July 10, 2015
Author: 94

Author: Luke Elder, Research Analyst, The Ocean Foundation

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WHAT IS THE PROBLEM?

Tags:
Marine Mammals, Protecting Species of Concern
News
Date:
Tuesday, September 1, 2015
Author: 94

We like to think that parts of The Ocean Foundation community gather regularly— at scientific meetings, in our offices, and on other occasions— all individual but sharing a dedication to the health of the ocean and the people who depend on it.  Recently, some members of community were gathered in a different way— in the pages of ORIGIN Magazine’s recent issue dedicated to the oceans.

Tags:
Building the Capacity of the Marine Conservation Community, About The Ocean Foundation
Blog
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.

Tags:
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

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

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Education

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