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Sustainability
Marine reserves located near heavily populated coastal areas are struggling to do their job but remain critical, an extensive new study reveals. Read More
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Climate change
The identification of small 'oases' in the world's oceans, where corals appear to be thriving, could offer vital insights in the race to save reefs. Read More
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Endangered species
The world’s first known manta ray nursery has been discovered off the coast of Texas, according to Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego. Read More
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Climate change
Changes in sea surface temperature affect the survival of albatross during their first year at sea, according to ecologists from the US and France. Read More
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Ocean Plastics
A pilot whale found by conservationists in Thailand has died with 80 plastic bags in its stomach - the total weight of trash weighing approximately 8kg. Read More
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Sustainability
Campaigners have called on fisheries ministers to end the annual cycle of overfishing in the Baltic Sea or risk the commercial extinction of certain stocks, such as herring. Read More
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Endangered species
A new study reveals that juvenile whale sharks swim to Madagascar to feed, with 85 individual sharks identified in a single season using photographs of their distinctive spot patterns. Read More
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Sustainability
Tagging in Southern California and Mexico shows most shark deaths due to unintentional capture in fishing gear, highlighting value of best practices that support protected species’ recovery. Read More
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