The ocean covers 71% of the Earth’s surface, yet only a tiny fraction of it is protected.

The Marine Reserves Coalition brings together six leading environmental organisations, working collaboratively to protect our ocean and the marine biodiversity it is home to.

 

 

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Handbags out – the ocean needs protection!

Posted on Feb 20, 2014 in Blog | Comments Off on Handbags out – the ocean needs protection!

Handbags out – the ocean needs protection!

Dr Heather Koldewey – Head of Global Conservation Programmes at the Zoological Society of London, visiting the Selfridges Project Ocean marine protected area in the Philippines – a site heavily impacted by last year’s earthquake. Last weekend...

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Conservation and Calamities

Posted on Feb 17, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Conservation and Calamities

Dr Heather Koldewey – Head of Global Conservation Programmes at the Zoological Society of London. Rebuilding in the Philippines continues after the devastating Typhoon Haiyan last year: I spend a lot of time writing grants. It’s a fundamental...

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Top ten reasons to LOVE the ocean

Posted on Feb 14, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Top ten reasons to LOVE the ocean

A special Valentine’s Day blog from Greenpeace’s Willie Mackenzie: “It’s Valentine’s Day. To offer you a sugar-free, non-commercialised way of celebrating here are our top ten reasons to LOVE the ocean. 1. A whole lotta...

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Restoring the oceans will take time. We need to act now.