Ocean Action Hub

27 May 2020 - One-third of all reef-forming corals and marine mammals are threatened with extinction.

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22 May 2020 - Researchers trawled the surface of coastal waters off the UK and US with finer mesh nets than typically used and captured vast quantities of shorter and thinner plastic parti

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21 May 2020 - The well-being of oceans in the Asia-Pacific region is edging closer to a tipping point due to the unprecedented pace of marine pollution, overfishing and climate change in r

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05 May 2020 - Niue's enormous marine reserve, the Moana Mahu Marine protected area has now been formalised.

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04 May 2020 - Microplastics have been found in Antarctic sea ice for the first time, scientists say.

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01 May 2020 - Scientists have identified the highest levels of microplastics ever recorded on the seafloor.

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30 Apr 2020 - Homeschooling? The UN World Oceans Day 2020 official website has complied useful resources to learn more about the ocean.

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29 Apr 2020 - Fears pollution affecting cognition as crabs exposed to polyethylene struggle to select good homes.

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28 Apr 2020 - Now accepting submissions. Deadline Sun, 3 May 2020.

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27 Apr 2020 - Project CORaiL uses artificial intelligence (AI) to monitor, characterize and analyze coral reef resiliency around Pangatalan Island in the Philippines.

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24 Apr 2020 - New research on satellite imagery can distinguish litter from natural debris with 86% accuracy, improving tracking of floating plastics and support clean-up operations in fut

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23 Apr 2020 - 2020 is set to be ‘really good year’ for leatherbacks, conservationists say.

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