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

A huge wave of gratitude to everyone who took this journey with us, the team that brought light to this remote ocea… https://t.co/RS596zrt8d
We are honored to share with you a capture of the heart and soul of Malpelo Island. We hope you are inspired by the… https://t.co/ZLyV1K0f3G
True! When the sharks and rays migrate, they often cross large unprotected areas. Learning more about these migrato… https://t.co/HvXjaGgLWY
Malpelo Island is in Colombian waters, located about 300 miles from Buenaventura Port, Colombia. https://t.co/csihXCc7WV
Malpelo Island is only ½ of a square mile! Despite its small size, it has three endemic species of lizards, one end… https://t.co/J168OiZrrM
Swim by later for the answers! 🎥: @KipEvansPhoto https://t.co/5dc5ujICFi
Many of the sharks and rays at the Malpelo Island Hope Spot are highly migratory, making them vulnerable to threats from fishing. 🦈
Malpelo Island is part of which one of the following countries?
How big is Malpelo Island?
This week, you have sailed alongside as we explored Malpelo Island, its champions, the research, and challenges Mal… https://t.co/2w0seE1S9P

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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