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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Good riddance to bad fishing

Posted on Mar 21, 2013 in Blog | 0 comments

Good riddance to bad fishing

Marine Reserves Coalition member, Willie Mackenzie – Oceans Campaigner at Greenpeace UK – on the Margaris Abel Tasman Supertrawler: “Over in Australia, our colleagues have just seen off an unwanted supertrawler, the Margiris. This monster of a...

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Lyme Bay: A fishing-conservation alliance

Posted on Mar 19, 2013 in Blog | 0 comments

Lyme Bay: A fishing-conservation alliance

Lewis Smith of the Blue Marine Foundation explains why their Lyme Bay project is a winner for conservation, the local community and fishermen: Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall travelled far and wide to highlight the need for marine reserves but when it...

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Expedition: Danajon Bank

Posted on Mar 18, 2013 in Blog | 0 comments

Expedition: Danajon Bank

Love nature? Love photography? Check out the fantastic new collaboration between Project Seahorse and the International League of Conservation Photographers — a team of the world’s top marine scientists and nature photographers, including...

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