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Video Highlighting The Tragedy Of Marine Debris In Hawaii Released

A new film highlighting the problems with marine debris in Hawaii has been released by the National Marine Sanctuary Foundation.
Divers For Turtles Launches Sea Turtle Diver Pledge

Divers For Turtles Launches Sea Turtle Diver Pledge

In celebration of #SeaTurtleWeek, Divers For Turtles is launching the Sea Turtle Diver Pledge, a new way for divers to commit to protecting sea turtles both in and out of the water.
Campaign Begins to Clear 'Ghost Nets' from Myanmar's Mergui Archipelago (Photo credit: Magnus Larsson)

Campaign Begins to Clear ‘Ghost Nets’ from Myanmar’s Mergui Archipelago

A team of  divers from around the world recently launched a campaign to clear lost and disused fishing nets -- known as "ghost nets" -- from the coral reefs in Myanmar's Mergui Archipelago.
The Deepsea Challenger Submarine

Robot Submarines Used To Monitor Habitats In Marine Protected Areas

Scientists are using Robot Submarines to monitor Marine Protected Areas.
Sea Of Change Foundation

Sea of Change Foundation Announces the Expansion of its Mission

The Sea of Change Foundation has announced that it will be expanding its mission to include terrestrial conservation in its efforts.
New Coral Nursery Installed in Bonaire

Reef Renewal Foundation Bonaire To Hold Fourth ‘Reefiesta’ This Weekend

The Reef Renewal Foundation Bonaire has announced the date for its 4th annual Reefiesta.
Mission Blue Organizing Online Petition To Protect The California Plastic Bag Ban

Underwater Cleanup World Record Attempt To Take Place In June

Divers from around the world have been invited to take part in an attempt to break the Guinness World Record for the Largest Underwater Cleanup.
NOAA diver surveys the German U-boat, U-352. Photo: Tane Casserley/NOAA

Celebrate Marine Sanctuaries This August

NOAA has announced the dates for its fifth "Get into Your Sanctuary" celebration.

New Artificial Reef Building Technology Receives Funding Boost

ARC-Marine has received a grant from Marine-i to help develop their artificial reef system.
Shark Angels Launches Third World Oceans Day Auction

Shark Angels Launches Third Oceans Day Auction

Shark Angels, a USA-based non-profit dedicated to protecting sharks worldwide, announced that the organization will launch its third World Oceans Day online auction beginning May 27th and ending June 9th via Charity Auctions Today.
Check Out Animal Planet's New TV Series 'The Aquarium'

Check Out Animal Planet’s New TV Series ‘The Aquarium’

Ever wondered what goes on behind the scenes at a major aquarium? Animal Planet's latest series "The Aquarium" chronicles the goings-on of the people who work at the Georgia Aquarium.
Five Deeps Expedition

No Matter How Deep You Dive, You’re Likely To Find Plastic There

You'd think that 11 kilometers (6.8 miles) below the surface of the ocean you'd find a place free of all traces that humans exist, but a really, really rich guy disproved that theory this week.
Stream2sea Reef Safe Sunscreen

U.S. Government Looking Into Sunscreen Safety

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is requesting additional information on the safety of sunscreen ingredients -- including the oxybenzone used in 70% of sunscreens available in the USA.
$330,000 In Grants Awarded By The PADI Foundation

$330,000 In Grants Awarded By The PADI Foundation

The PADI Foundation this year will award more than US$330,000 (~294,657 Euros) in grants. The funding goes to help education and research about the marine environment.
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