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Recent Blog Posts

Blog April 20, 2018
Celebrating Ocean Protection Progress on Earth Day

In honor of Earth Day, let’s celebrate the progress that has been made to ... » read more

Blog April 10, 2018
GLORES Partner Spotlight: Dr. Rodolphe Devillers

This week, we are excited to shine the Global Ocean Refuge System (GLORES) Partner Spotlight ... » read more

Blog April 5, 2018
Mangroves: Unsung Allies in the Climate Change Fight

Mangroves like their land coastal and their water salty. This tree and shrub family is ... » read more

Blog March 29, 2018
Scaling Up the Blue Economy and Breaking Down Barriers to Ocean Conservation

I had the great pleasure of participating in The Economist’s World Ocean Summit earlier ... » read more

Blog March 27, 2018
GLORES Partner Spotlight: Dr. Bethan O’Leary

This week, we are excited to shine the Global Ocean Refuge System (GLORES) Partner Spotlight ... » read more

Recent News Releases

News Release December 5, 2017
President Trump Attacks Two National Monuments in Utah; Protection for Critical Ocean Ecosystems Could Be Next on the Chopping Block

Washington, D.C. — Lance Morgan, President of Marine Conservation Institute, a leader in securing strong ... » read more

News Release October 25, 2017
President Trump to Decide Fate of Marine Monuments and Sanctuaries After Secretive Review

Washington, D.C. — Marine Conservation Institute, a leader in securing strong protection for the oceans ... » read more

News Release September 5, 2017
Isla Malpelo reconocida como una de las mejores áreas marinas protegidas del mundo

Washington, D.C. — Marine Conservation Institute o Instituto de Conservación Marina, uno de los líderes ... » read more

News Release September 5, 2017
Announcing the First Global Ocean Refuge System (GLORES) Awards for Superlative Marine Protected Areas (MPAs) Around the World

Washington, D.C. — Marine Conservation Institute, a leader in securing protection for the oceans’ most ... » read more

News Release August 24, 2017
Marine Conservation Institute Critical of Secretary of Interior Zinke’s Review of Marine National Monuments

Seattle, WA — Secretary of Interior Ryan Zinke today submitted undisclosed recommendations to the White House ... » read more