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Recent Blog Posts

Blog April 14, 2017
Evolutionary Effects: How Marine Reserves Create Cautious Fish

A recent study published in the journal Evolutionary Applications provides new insights into the effectiveness ... » read more

Blog April 6, 2017
GLORES Partner Spotlight: Dr. Dawn Wright and Esri

We are excited to shine the Global Ocean Refuge System (GLORES) Partner Spotlight on Dr ... » read more

Blog March 30, 2017
Examining enhanced protection of the marine environment surrounding the Pribilof Island of St. George

Marine Conservation Institute has noted the alarming and ongoing declines in marine mammal populations in ... » read more

Blog March 29, 2017
Trump Dumps the Clean Power Plan and Ocean Life

President Trump’s Executive Order to dismantle the Clean Power Plan is a move that ... » read more

Blog March 17, 2017
The Blue Vision Summit

Just under two years ago I wrote a blog on the 5th Biennial Blue Vision ... » read more

Recent News Releases

News Release April 19, 2017
Marine Conservation Institute Announces Ocean Experts Joining the Global Ocean Refuge System Science Council

Seattle, WA—April 19, 2017—Marine Conservation Institute announced today the members of the Global ... » read more

News Release December 8, 2016
United Nations General Assembly Calls on High Seas Fishing Nations to Redouble Their Efforts to Protect Deep-Sea Biodiversity

New York – The United Nations General Assembly adopted a resolution yesterday calling on countries to ... » read more

News Release December 5, 2016
Marine Conservation Institute Applauds U.S. Progress Towards International Marine Conservation Targets Under the Leadership of President Barack Obama

Seattle, WA—In a report released today, Marine Conservation Institute highlights that the U.S ... » read more

News Release October 28, 2016
Marine Conservation Institute Applauds International Cooperation to Protect the Healthiest Marine Ecosystem on Earth

For Immediate Release Seattle, WA—Marine Conservation Institute applauds the Commission for the Conservation of ... » read more

News Release October 6, 2016
Marine Conservation Institute Announces Burgess Raby Has Joined Its Board of Directors

Seattle, WA (October 6, 2016) — Marine Conservation Institute announced that Burgess Raby has joined its ... » read more