Dive marshals to protect coral reefs in Sipadan

Four dive marshals from Malaysia have been appointed¬†Sipadan’s first underwater enforcers. The team has been put in place to monitor divers and ensure they do not destroy or damage the coral reefs around the world-famous Sipadan Island. Sipadan is a…

Costa Rica creates massive “shark park”

Costa Rica recently put together a massive new marine park that increases the area of protected waters surrounding Cocos Island five times what it was before. The Cocos Island area is home to some of the highest abundances of sharks…

Greg Stone stresses the importance of Marine Sanctuaries in ocean recovery

We all know that our oceans are in declining health due to¬†pollution, overfishing and climate change. But most of us are not sure how to battle the problems facing the ocean. In this TED video Greg Stone points out the…