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Recent Blog Posts

Blog May 27, 2016
We’re a Finalist!

Marine Conservation Institute is a Classy Awards Finalist, one of the 100 most innovative nonprofits ... » read more

Blog May 25, 2016
An ocean of concern as the G7 nations prepare to meet

When leaders of the world’s seven most industrialized nations meet in Japan May 26-27 ... » read more

Blog May 19, 2016
Our greatest successes!

This year, Marine Conservation Institute celebrates 20 years of conservation successes! Over the past two ... » read more

Blog May 16, 2016
Explorers at sea: Pulley Ridge and Tortugas research cruise (Part Two)

First discovered in the 1950’s but only recently explored, Pulley Ridge is an underwater ... » read more

Blog May 12, 2016
Explorers at sea: Pulley Ridge and Tortugas research cruise

First discovered in the 1950’s but only recently explored, Pulley Ridge is an underwater ... » read more

Recent News Releases

News Release May 6, 2016
Marine Conservation Institute Celebrates The Career Of Dr. Elliott Norse

[Seattle, Washington – May 6, 2016] Today, Marine Conservation Institute celebrates the retirement and remarkable career ... » read more

News Release March 28, 2016
Marine Conservation Institute Urges the Preparatory Committee on Sustainable Use and Conservation of Marine Diversity on the High Seas to Include Fully-Protected Areas as a Key Goal of New Agreement

Washington, DC—March 28, 2016—Marine Conservation Institute, a leader in protecting marine biodiversity, urges ... » read more

News Release February 25, 2016
Research Fellow Dr. Sara Maxwell Receives Prestigious Sloan Research Fellowship

Seattle, WA—February 25, 2016— Marine Conservation Institute Research Fellow and Assistant Professor at Old ... » read more

News Release January 5, 2016
Holland America Line Continues to Support Marine Protected Areas Through Partnership with Marine Conservation Institute

      Seattle, Wash., Jan 5, 2016 – As part of its “Our Marvelous Oceans” partnership with Marine ... » read more

News Release December 17, 2015
Marine Conservation Institute Founder Who Shaped Marine Conservation Retires

Seattle, WA—December 17, 2015—Today Marine Conservation Institute Founder and Chief Scientist Dr. Elliott ... » read more