Blog posts tagged to "coral reefs"

  • The world’s oceans are under siege. Wide ranging projects and innovative financing are needed to clean up the seas before it is too late. Photo: Francesco Ricciardi

    Deep clean: How ‘blue finance’ can save our oceans

    Published on Thursday, 02 May 2019

    Cleaning the world’s oceans and keeping them clean is a gargantuan task that will involve far-reaching projects backed by innovative forms of financing

  • Giant manta ray surrounded by plastic trash. Photo by Nick Humphrey.

    Let's keep plastic out of the Coral Triangle

    Published on Thursday, 09 June 2016

    Pollution from plastic waste poses a grave threat to our marine ecosystem of the ‘Nursery of the Seas,’ as well as a food security risk for communities living in coastal areas.

  • Tail of a sperm whale off the coast of Kaikoura, New Zealand.

    Blog poll: Preserve our ocean to protect our life

    Published on Tuesday, 07 June 2016

    It is our collective responsibility to take care of and protect our oceans if we want to live longer, better, and healthier.

  • Stevedore carrying a 95-kg yellowfin tuna in Palawan, Philippines.

    Bluer than blue: Boosting the ocean economy

    Published on Monday, 08 June 2015

    As we reflect on the importance of the ocean today, the annual Coral Triangle Day held on 9 June has become a landmark regional event to celebrate World Oceans Day with one simple message: protect the ocean that sustains us all.