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

Curious about cuttlefish? Dive in to learn more about these colorful critters! via @ScienceTimesCom https://t.co/iErt53gKkx
A binational marine protected area connecting Ecuadorian and Costa Rican UNESCO biosphere reserves would be a step… https://t.co/nRMeQHMYyc
Recently, scientists documented the journey of a whale shark migrating from the Galápagos to Cocos Island for the f… https://t.co/I5H0jtIaRA
Protecting mangroves is crucial to mitigate the impacts of climate change. https://t.co/80M8GuKKx6
RT @MigraMar: El Archipiélago de Galápagos se compone por 13 islas, más de 100 islotes y rocas expuestas, montes submarinos e islas sumergi…
RT @OceanElders: TODAY!! DIVE IN: with ocean artist and philanthropist @Wyland, and hosts Liz Taylor & Dr. @SylviaEarle, for a discussion a…
The Ross Sea Hope Spot in Antarctica is home to three separate ecotypes of orca, and each specialize in a different… https://t.co/hzsveGWI0n
RT @pewenvironment: Journeys like this exemplify the need for a network of marine protected area designed for migratory species. https://t.…
Hope Spot Champions: Sahira Bell, Balu Blue Foundation, and @OceanImaging Photos by @OceanImaging https://t.co/6NF8KgqAj4
Champion Sahira Bell and her team are optimistic that the Hope Spot designation of the Great Southern Reef will mot… https://t.co/QQJjqTsEo3

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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