Everything about the marine environment: Climate Change, Ocean warming and Coral Bleaching; Over exploitation, Overfishing, Sustainable Seafood and Sustainable Dive Operators; Marine Protected Areas; Biodiversity and Marine Conservation; Marine Pollution and related issues: CDS, Ocean Plastic, Single Use Plastics, Bioplastics and Beach Clean Ups.
Ever wondered how corals – millions of tiny animals – procreate? With millions of tiny eggs of course!
You’d think that if you’re stuck in a little limestone cup, it’s a bit hard to have a polygamous relationship with about a million other corals – but no – they’ve worked it out. They all have SEX on the same night!
Joining a beach clean-up makes us feel good for a few hours, but often you get the feeling that: ‘If all we do is clean-up, then that is all we will ever do!’ Not so. If you report the findings of your clean up, then Tangaroa Blue can turn that data into upstream ACTION!
Beyond Plastic Pollution is Australia’s first Conference focused on reducing Marine Plastic Pollution. Bringing together business, government, science, academia and community, Beyond Plastic Pollution will seek to find pathways to cleaner oceans by exploring the latest research, testing the best solutions and encouraging diverse interests to work together.
An encounter with a whale shark is both exhilarating and humbling, and probably a memory that will stay with you for life. We list seven places in the region where you can reliably dive, snorkel or go swimming with whale sharks if you go in the right season.
The world’s sea turtle populations have plummeted in recent years, so it’s uplifting to hear stories about the successful conservation efforts. The Lang Tengah Turtle Watch Conservation Initiative, supported by YTL Hotels Tanjong Jara Resort on the east coast of the Malay Peninsula, is one of those success stories.