Conservation

More than ever, the fate of the ocean is in our hands. Learn about different threats to the ocean and its organisms, successful conservation stories, and what you can do to help.

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The threat that climate change poses to polar bears has received a lot of attention, but they are not the only Arctic species at risk. Ice-loving seals, such as harp, hooded and ringed seals,...
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Cashes Ledge is a wild, special place in the heart of the Gulf of Maine. This...
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Coral reefs are beautiful, vibrant ecosystems that house roughly one quarter of...
What is it like to be eyeball to eyeball with a fish the size of a Volkswagen?...

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Today, carbon dioxide (CO2) levels in our atmosphere are the highest they've been in 15 million years. It's the cumulative...