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Coral Reefs Need to Outgrow Sea-Level Rise

Coral Reefs Need to Outgrow Sea-Level Rise

Written by on July 29, 2015 in Coral Reefs, Marine Life

A new study reveals that important Pacific coral reefs could grow quickly enough to keep up with rising sea levels.

Studying Reefs Too Deep for SCUBA, Too Shallow for Subs

Studying Reefs Too Deep for SCUBA, Too Shallow for Subs

Written by on July 20, 2015 in Fish, Marine Life

Researchers from the Smithsonian Institution recently discovered a new goby fish that is unlike any of its relatives.

Poor Ocean Health Reflected in Declining Seabird Populations

Poor Ocean Health Reflected in Declining Seabird Populations

Written by on July 16, 2015 in Marine Life, Other Marine Life

“When we see this magnitude of seabird decline, we can see there is something wrong with marine ecosystems.”

Technology

Thermoacoustics: Increasing Fuel Efficiency and Reducing CO2 Emissions

Thermoacoustics: Increasing Fuel Efficiency and Reducing CO2 Emissions

Written by on July 24, 2015 in Technology

The following article is a spotlight on thermoacoustics written by European Thermodynamics, a leading thermal management company in the UK.

Using Sound to Track Blue and Fin Whales in CA

Using Sound to Track Blue and Fin Whales in CA

Written by on July 1, 2015 in Marine Life, Technology, Whales & Dolphins

“It seems that for fin whales, things are probably improving. For blue whales, it’s a little bit harder to tell.”

A Dozen Must-Have Apps for Seafarers

A Dozen Must-Have Apps for Seafarers

Written by on May 22, 2015 in Technology

This infographic from Boat Ed gives you all the information you need on the must have apps for seafarers available to download today.

Policy & Ocean Law

Fish Don’t Care About Boundaries on Maps

Fish Don’t Care About Boundaries on Maps

Written by on July 10, 2015 in Fish, Policy & Ocean Law

A new paper highlights the importance of multinational management practices when it comes to the environment.

The Pros and Cons of Taking Humpback Whales off the Endangered Species List

The Pros and Cons of Taking Humpback Whales off the Endangered Species List

Written by on April 24, 2015 in Policy & Ocean Law, Whales & Dolphins

NOAA proposed reclassifying humpbacks into 14 distinct population segments, many of which would no longer be listed under the ESA. Subscribe to our newsletter to learn more!

Biologically Important Areas to “Reduce Adverse Impacts” on Cetaceans

Biologically Important Areas to “Reduce Adverse Impacts” on Cetaceans

Written by on March 11, 2015 in Policy & Ocean Law, Whales & Dolphins

Biologically Important Areas will make it easier for resource managers and decision makers to consider the impact that human activities could have on cetaceans.

Other

Lab Spotlight: Manta Rays, Photography, and Citizen Science at SIO’s Aburto Lab

Lab Spotlight: Manta Rays, Photography, and Citizen Science at SIO’s Aburto Lab

Written by on July 27, 2015 in Other News

While the GCMP does cool things like track oceanic manta rays and take awarding-winning photographs, what really sets us apart is how we focus on the community.

Seafood Options “Substantially Altered” by Climate Change

Seafood Options “Substantially Altered” by Climate Change

Written by on July 22, 2015 in Fish, Other News

A recent report shows that the seafood available in your local markets and restaurants won’t stay the same, thanks to climate change and other human activities.

Reducing Shark Attacks: Information More Powerful Than Culls

Reducing Shark Attacks: Information More Powerful Than Culls

Written by on July 14, 2015 in Other News, Sharks

The risk of a great white shark attack in California has dropped by 91 percent in the last 60 years.

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