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


Mission Blue Webinars

This webinar is hosted by Mission Blue in conjunction with @ElevationBarn, and is part of a series of ongoing discu… https://t.co/LgLgJUYhvs
Tomorrow, 5/25, Dr. @SylviaEarle, @seaspiracy filmmakers Ali & Lucy Tabrizi, intl ocean policy expert @max_bello_mhttps://t.co/nqoBJaTQGF
RT @SylviaEarle: The Earth is a unique system in the universe, the only planet we know of that’s hospitable for humankind. And that’s becau…
Happy #WorldTurtleDay from the Vatika Bay Hope Spot! 💙🐢 Photo by Toulipa Goulymi https://t.co/rYvFcmWg8r
"No ocean, no life. No ocean, no us." @SylviaEarle Photo by Max Gotts https://t.co/gAS8F1OenR
The Ghizilagaj Reserve National Park and Marine Protected Area Hope Spot recently made the news in Azerbaijan! Read… https://t.co/gCjmd1rGLo
Hawaiian monk seals are endemic to the Hawaiian archipelago. These endangered pinnipeds have been known to dive to… https://t.co/RZowXYuXrd
The latest #OceanMatters podcast goes deep under the waves to explore the ocean’s last frontier. Join @HelenCzerskihttps://t.co/nwcXmDfG6R
"Think of yourself as a part of the natural world and not just the human world." @SylviaEarle Photo by Olga Tsai https://t.co/xzjDuBtqZB
African penguins live along the coast and islands of Southern Africa, including the False Bay Hope Spot. They make… https://t.co/1A7PNGEWwF

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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