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Swimming with Giants
Weighing in close to 45,000 pounds and nearing 40 feet in length, the whale shark… Read more
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Former Maldives President Remains Political Prisoner
By Brett Garling. Originally published on The Inertia on May 14, 2015. Mohamed Nasheed, the… Read more
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Regrowing Forests of the Tide
The Creation of Thor Heyerdahl Climate Park in Myanmar By Dr. Bremley W.B. Lyngdoh, Project… Read more
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Dive Deep into the Blue Mind Summit May 11th in DC
Mission Blue had the pleasure of catching up with Dr. Wallace J Nichols, water scientist, … Read more
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Healthy Oceans Require Healthy Policy
Our country has been making serious strides in rebuilding some of our most threatened fish… Read more
Endangered Florida manatee (Trichechus manatus), Crystal River National Wildlife Refuge, Florida
The Manatee’s Hug
When it comes to wildlife, what is the proper balance between conservation and observation or… Read more
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Protect Costa Rica’s Hammerhead Sharks from Poachers
By Shari Sant Plummer with contributions by Courtney Mattison (Originally published on National Geographic Ocean… Read more
Oil released from the failed Deepwater Horizon wellhead rises up to the surface of the Gulf of Mexico amidst an offshore platform drilling a relief well.
Reality Check: Five Years After Deepwater Horizon
By Courtney Mattison & Rachel Devorah It’s a heartbreaking yet familiar scene. Oil disasters of… Read more
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Northern California National Marine Sanctuaries Double in Size
Mission Blue commends the tremendous efforts of the Gulf of the Farallones National Marine Sanctuary… Read more