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


Mission Blue Webinars

"With respect to the deep sea, what is down there? What are we doing to the Earth? Now we have the best chance in h… https://t.co/h3dF8YyzhA
Snoozin' on Saturday. 😴 Antarctic fur seals are one of six seal species that live in Antarctica. Photo by Oriana… https://t.co/CFwKWC1FJo
Three new marine protected areas in Antarctica are on the table, and establishing these protected areas is critical… https://t.co/BakgYlvsI6
Flying into the weekend! ✨ Photo by Jim Cotton, NOAA/NMFS/PIFSC https://t.co/X0vOGgB44m
Starting soon - we'll sea you there! 🌊 https://t.co/Lo4kg4BOMG
"We've got to take care of the ocean, and understand why the ocean matters." @SylviaEarle 💙🐧 #HopeSpots Photo by… https://t.co/MUX8gmyeYD
RT @pewenvironment: Krill are the centerpiece of Antarctica's rich and diverse ecosystem. This year, @CCAMLR1 must seize its opportunity t…
RT @pewenvironment: .@CCAMLR1 has one objective: Conserve Antarctic marine life. It's time for #CCAMLR to act on its promise to create a n…
RT @OceanElders: 🗓️ TODAY! THURSDAY, 14 OCT - 6PM ET / 3PM PT #DIVEINWITHUS hosts @SylviaEarle and @subseaconcierge will be joined by Dr.…
RT @nature_org: Our next roundtable with @MissionBlue and Dr. @SylviaEarle is TOMORROW! This time we're bringing you under the waves of one…

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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