by Alejandro Davila Fragoso Dec 9, 2015
The ban on this pinhead pollutant that has been found by the millions in major waterways -- including the Great Lakes -- would take effect in 2018.
by Ryan Koronowski Oct 16, 2015
If humans continue spewing carbon pollution into the atmosphere, the oceans are going to get a lot simpler -- meaning fewer species and biodiversity.
by Elise Shulman -- Guest Contributor Oct 7, 2015
Illegal fishing causes billions in annual losses and widespread environmental harm.
by Natasha Geiling Oct 5, 2015
During the second annual Our Ocean conference in Chile, President Obama announced plans for creating nearly 900 square miles of new marine sanctuaries, the first in 15 years.
by Jess Colarossi Sep 8, 2015
When deciding how to conserve coral reefs, the mass of fish in an area should take priority over geographic location, according to a new study.
by Katie Valentine Sep 1, 2015
The vast majority of seabirds likely have plastic in their guts, according to a new study.
by Natasha Geiling Aug 7, 2015
Following a scientific review of over 100 studies, the Canadian government recently announced its intention to have microbeads listed as a toxic substance.
by Samantha Page Jul 20, 2015
Expect the ocean to rise by meters if we blow past the 2°C limit.
by Natasha Geiling Jul 10, 2015
According to researchers at University of British Columbia, global seabird populations have dropped 70 percent since the 1950s.
by Elise Shulman -- Guest Contributor Jun 20, 2015
Pope Francis is making headlines for recognizing the threat of climate change. But his encyclical also called attention to the world's oceans.