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Press Releases and Media Announcements from Marine Conservation Institute

Statement of Lance Morgan, President of Marine Conservation Institute, on Governor Newsom of California’s Support for Greatly Expanding Land and Water Conserved to 30% by 2030

October 8, 2020

Agencies Awarded for Conservation Efforts at Channel Islands Marine Protected Areas

January 24, 2020

Six Blue Parks Join the Growing Network of Global Ocean Refuges

October 24, 2019

Marine Conservation Institute Awards Seven Blue Parks Global Ocean Refuge Status for the Most Effective Conservation of Marine Life

October 28, 2018

President Trump Attacks Two National Monuments in Utah; Protection for Critical Ocean Ecosystems Could Be Next on the Chopping Block

December 5, 2017

President Trump to Decide Fate of Marine Monuments and Sanctuaries After Secretive Review

October 25, 2017

Isla Malpelo reconocida como una de las mejores áreas marinas protegidas del mundo

September 5, 2017

Announcing the First Global Ocean Refuge System (GLORES) Awards for Superlative Marine Protected Areas (MPAs) Around the World

September 5, 2017

Marine Conservation Institute Critical of Secretary of Interior Zinke’s Review of Marine National Monuments

August 24, 2017

Analysis shows overwhelming public support for marine monuments and sanctuaries

August 15, 2017

Marine Conservation Institute Applauds Bipartisan Hearing on Marine Debris Problems and Solutions

July 25, 2017

Marine Conservation Institute Joins NGOs, Senators and 2.5 Million Commenters in Asking Trump Administration to Protect Marine Monuments

July 11, 2017

Marine Conservation Institute Releases Letter from Over 500 Scientists Strongly Supporting Marine Monuments Now Under Government Review

June 15, 2017

Marine Conservation Institute Says President’s Budget Proposal ‘Tears Holes in Safety Net’ for Ocean Health

May 24, 2017

Marine Conservation Institute Says That Review of Monuments in Executive Order Could Signal Beginning of Slow Attack on Public Lands and Oceans

April 26, 2017