November 13, 2019
  • 4:48 pm Fishing for invertebrates is increasing dramatically, and it’s impacting marine ecosystems: How we can manage invertebrate fisheries better
  • 3:10 pm Whether Up River or On Land, Ocean Cleanups Start with Us
  • 10:40 am Learning, Sharing, Acting for the Ocean in Oslo
  • 11:07 am Cleaning Up Our Hidden Shorelines
  • 6:38 pm Slow Road to Recovery after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill for Deep-Sea Communities

Urbanization is no longer an unknown term. Everything around us is getting urbanized. As per the statistics of Economics and social affairs, half of the world’s population resides in cities and it is estimated that by 2050, 75% of the world’s population will live in cities. Living in cities has its advantages but two serious […]

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  In other words, biodiversity ensures natural sustainability for all life on the planet — think more abundant crops and fresher air, for example. More than 3 billion people depend on marine and coastal biodiversity, while more than 1.6 billion people rely on forests for their livelihoods. The loss of biodiversity affects the lives of more than 1 […]

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World Environment Day is celebrated on June 5 each year, as an opportunity to raise awareness and promote action on national environmental issues. The 2019 theme is #BeatAirPollution. Internationally, air quality is one of the greatest environmental health issues, with 91% of the world’s population living in places where air quality exceeds World Health Organisation guideline […]

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A team of researchers, led by marine biologist Helen Bailey, installed underwater microphones at the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of Maryland in 2016 to record ambient noise levels. They discovered that dolphins were adapting their communication sounds to be heard over the noise of boats in shipping lanes. “It’s kind of […]

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