Watch: Collaborative Conservation in Marine Sanctuaries

If you missed the U.S. National Marine Sanctuary Foundation Blue Beacon Series: Embracing Collaborative Conservation in Future Sanctuaries, you can watch the event here. The event featured Kalani Quiocho and Brad Kaʻaleleo Wong, who spoke about Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument; Violet Sage Walker, who discussed the proposed Chumash Heritage National Marine Sanctuary; and George Pletnikoff, who offered aContinue reading “Watch: Collaborative Conservation in Marine Sanctuaries”

Conference on Carbon Removal Law & Policy Sept. 21-22

The World Ocean Council (WOC) is collaborating with the Institute for Carbon Removal Law and Policy at American University on the first annual Conference on Carbon Removal Law & Policy. It will take place online Sept. 21-22. The conference is focused on ocean-based carbon removal options and the role of law and policy. The WOC-organizedContinue reading “Conference on Carbon Removal Law & Policy Sept. 21-22”

Indigenous Leaders Discuss Collaboration in Marine Sanctuaries Sept. 21

On Sept. 21, the U.S. National Marine Sanctuary Foundation (NMSF) will host a Blue Beacon Series discussion, where Indigenous leaders from current and proposed sanctuaries will share how the involvement of their communities in stewardship of special places in the ocean benefits both people and place. Join the event on Facebook Live or livestream it on the NMSF website at 7:00pmContinue reading “Indigenous Leaders Discuss Collaboration in Marine Sanctuaries Sept. 21”

Panel Discussion: Regulations Accelerating Decarbonization

On September 14, 2021 at 3 pm CET SEA20 will host a panel discussion on regulations accelerating decarbonization. There is a market chain reaction coming that will change shipping as we know it. How are charterers threatening shipowners’ revenue? Why are banks teaming up to push the industry to decarbonize? How have end-consumers finally attainedContinue reading “Panel Discussion: Regulations Accelerating Decarbonization”

NOAA Marine Debris Removal Grant

The NOAA Marine Debris Program has announced its fiscal year 2022 Marine Debris Removal notice of funding opportunity. Projects awarded through the removal grant competition will create long-term, quantifiable ecological habitat improvements for NOAA trust resources, with priority consideration for efforts targeting derelict fishing gear, abandoned and derelict vessels, and other medium- and large-scale debris.Continue reading “NOAA Marine Debris Removal Grant”