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“Mission Blue inspires action to explore and protect the ocean.”


Mission Blue Webinars

Gather round, get comfortable, and listen to a reading of 'Life in the Ocean - The Story of Oceanographer… https://t.co/5DY4f2tahY
Whale songs could be a valuable tool in helping seismologists map the ocean floor. 🎶🐳 via @nytimes https://t.co/p1hurem6Ny
Whale, whale, whale - have you signed up for our newsletter yet? https://t.co/0KBgedEYVl 🐳 Photo by Steve Halama https://t.co/oNKTIVbwbF
Hang in there - it's almost the weekend! Photo by NOAA Okeanos Explorer Program, Gulf of Mexico 2012 Expedition,… https://t.co/8LAVd6JekI
RT @PelagiosKakunja: ¡Hoy es el día mundial de la vida silvestre 🐋🐠🦈🦭🐘🦒🐢🦎🐍🦞🐙🐳! Sigamos cuidando al océano y sus #tiburones 😀. ¡Trabajemos d…
RT @nowthisnews: Deep-sea mining could put the entire ocean and the planet at risk — iconic oceanographer Sylvia Earle explains why https:/…
Last week, we launched the Jangamo Bay Hope Spot! Get to know this Hope Spot in Ocean Stories:… https://t.co/Ae4t6JRqye
"...With knowing comes caring, and the education they’re bringing to Jangamo Bay can empower young students to beco… https://t.co/DgIqrlJSf0
"I applaud Francesca, the @LoveTheOceans team and the entire community for doing what they can to push for a marine… https://t.co/jdRy2Yy9tv
“We must cherish and protect wildlife and wild places - land and sea - as if our lives depend on it, because they d… https://t.co/AQyWfTTCNp

Hope Spots

Hope Spots are special places that are critical to the health of the ocean — Earth’s blue heart. Some Hope Spots are already formally protected, while others still need defined protection. Under Dr. Earle’s leadership, the Mission Blue team has embarked on a series of expeditions to shed light on these vital ecosystems and ignite support to safeguard them as marine protected areas.

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