Smithsonian Ocean Optimism Around the World

A screenshot of a map with links to stories on the side.

Take a journey across the world and discover why there is still hope for the planet. Scientists and conservationists are working toward a brighter future, and despite the prevalence of doom and gloom headlines, many of their efforts are working. In this interactive map, you can explore stories of ocean conservation success from around the Smithsonian, including ones about saving coral reefs, new sustainable fishing projects, and the discovery of new species.


This map was made possible by seed funding from the Smithsonian Provost. 

April 2020