World’s Largest Protected Area Declared in U.S. Waters

By Courtney Mattison
“The United States does not have an Amazon basin, but it has the watery equivalent, a paradise… Read more

Juvenile Lionfish
Photo of the Day ~ Juvenile Lionfish

A juvenile lionfish seems to pose for this first-place photograph taken by Steven Kovacs during a night dive in Roatan,… Read more

© Courtney Mattison
Speaking Up for the Ocean During Climate Week NYC

By Courtney Mattison
Climate Week is in full swing and started out with a spectacular series of events in New… Read more

Toasting to Sylvia Earle at the Explorers Club

A giant brass bell tolled in a dark mahogany stairway as explorers young and old chanted “Earle – Earle –… Read more

Help Save the Canary Islands from Dangerous Deep Sea Oil Exploration

by Courtney Mattison
A major environmental campaign is reaching a tipping point in Spain and making waves around the globe,… Read more

10 ways you can make a difference RIGHT NOW!

“I have lots of heroes — anyone and everyone who does whatever they can to leave the natural world… Read more

Our Lonely Home in Nature

By Alan Lightman
The tornadoes that devastated parts of the South and Midwest this Spring, just weeks after a deadly mudslide in… Read more

Innovators turn ‘Ocean Plastic into Something Fantastic’

Last weekend in New York City, iconic denim brand G-Star RAW unveiled RAW for the Oceans – the much-anticipated collection… Read more

A Story of Poachers, Corruption, Compassion, Community and Conservation

By Joseph Ierna Jr. / Ocean CREST Alliance
Today a global struggle effecting the health of our communities, our economy,… Read more