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For the Love of The Coast Protect Coastal Wetlands!

For the past few decades, U.S. coastal wetlands have been disappearing. And they have been disappearing at a faster and faster rate. Coastal wetlands include saltwater marshes, freshwater marshes, swamps, and seagrass beds; these are some of the… Read More
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Fish too tasty to be legal? They could well be illegal

Recently, a group of scientists with the conservation group Oceana asked, ‘Just how big of a problem is illegal fishing?’ They asked how many fish are illegally caught. And how does it affect our oceans? We do not… Read More
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Heads Up!

Blue Ocean Fellow, Dr. Demian Chapman, is in The Bahamas right now catching, tagging and releasing oceanic whitetip sharks. Here is his latest dispatch: Heads up! Sharks are not known for popping their heads out of the water, but I… Read More
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Even Sharks Like Sushi

Right now in The Bahamas, Blue Ocean Fellow, Dr. Demian Chapman is hunting sharks—for their own good. Chapman’s team is catching, tagging and releasing oceanic whitetip sharks (Carcharhinus longimanus). The oceanic whitetip—not a mellow species, by the way–is… Read More
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