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Sounds waves from seismic surveying have the potential to adversely impact marine turtle behavior. Sasol, the South African oil and gas giant, has abandoned a controversial gas-drilling venture on the doorstep of the Bazaruto tropical island paradise in Mozambique after a massive public backlash and adverse...

More than 120 environmental groups ask UberEats, GrubHub, Delivery.com, Doordash, Seamless, PostMates & Caviar to change their default ordering process to one that does not automatically include utensils, napkins, condiments, and straws. For Immediate Release, July 16, 2020 Contacts:Joanie Steinhaus, 512-417-7741,  joanie@seaturtles.org Judith Enck, 518-605-1770, JudithEnck@Bennington.eduJennie Romer, 510-685-1575,...

The Lagunitas Creek Floodplain and Riparian Restoration Project was proposed by SPAWN to support improvements to riparian ecosystem function and address limiting factors for coho salmon and other listed species in Lagunitas Creek. The Salmon Protection and Watershed Network (SPAWN) recently completed our Year 1 Post-Construction...

Investments in the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and the success of our blue economy go hand-in-hand. Last week, the U.S. House of Representatives introduced one of the most important pieces of legislation for the ocean: the appropriations bill that funds NOAA. When the President’s...

This blog was written by Jenna Schwerzmann. Originally from upstate New York, Jenna began her marine conservation career on Long Island after graduating from Stony Brook University with a B.S. in Marine Vertebrate Biology and M.A. in Marine Conservation and Policy. She has experience with...