A tenfold increase in protected coral species was announced Aug. 27, with 20 new corals added to the threatened species list.
A visualization by NOAA drives home the amount of damage that humans are doing to the world's oceans. Continue reading →
An Australian agency approves dumping as much as 3 million cubic meters of dredge waste in park waters.
Ecologists relocated fertile crayweed from surrounding coastal areas to two barren reefs to provide food and shelter for undersea creatures.
Oil companies and environmental groups agree that leaving scuttled rigs on the ocean floor creates a rich environment for endangered marine species.
Every corner of the world's oceans — from pole to pole and sea surface to seafloor — will undergo changes associated with global climate change.
The upcoming IMAX movie 'Journey to the South Pacific,' takes a look at life above and below the waters of the Coral Triangle.
If you think you know what a thriving coral reef community looks like, take a look at this trailer for the upcoming IMAX movie "Journey to the South Pacific." Continue reading →