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This week we’re celebrating all things coral! It’s no secret that coral reefs are spectacular ecosystems, but we wanted to do a deep dive into what exactly makes corals so special. Check out nine ways corals are even cooler than you thought:

http://blog.oceanconservancy.org/2016/07/25/corals-are-like-what/
This week we're celebrating all things coral! It's no secret that coral reefs are spectacular ecosystems, but we wanted to do a deep dive into what exactly makes corals so special. Check out nine w...
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Great news from the west coast! San Francisco bans polystyrene foam. http://ow.ly/52Ox3021B1u
Great news from the west coast! Last week, the San Francisco County Board of Supervisors unanimously passed a ban on the sale of polystyrene foam. Foam packing, cups and mooring buoys will be prohi...
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Poles apart: Learn the differences between #Antarctica and the #Arctic. http://ow.ly/wMhG301Z45r
This blog was written by Roger Di Silvestro, a field correspondent for Ocean Conservancy. Have you ever seen a cartoon or advertisement that showed penguins and polar bears cavorting together in th...
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The National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) just took a huge step in preparing our ocean, fisheries and coastal communities for climate change. This type of foresight and required coordination is ...
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Before you see Finding Dory, get the scoop on the real-life animals behind Dory, Nemo &more. http://ow.ly/C2tW301mWgM
It’s been over a decade since we first met Nemo, Pixar’s adventurous young clownfish on a mission to get home to his dad. Along the epic journey, we were introduced to vegetarian sharks, chatty sea...
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Do we truly know how magnificent the Arctic is—or what’s at stake if we lose more habitat in this precious region of the Earth?

http://blog.oceanconservancy.org/2016/06/09/leaving-the-arctic/
The news from the Arctic this week has been all about what’s leaving the Arctic. It’s good news when oil and gas companies leave the Arctic, but it’s really bad news when sea ice leaves the Arctic!...
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I grew up in the South, a place of great beauty, great complexity and great contradiction. This is where I found my calling: to restore the Gulf of Mexico after the Deepwater Horizon disaster. And this is also where I am part of a storm that has been building for some time, one that is changing the social landscape and how we must measure truth, justice and peace.

http://blog.oceanconservancy.org/2016/07/18/we-rise-and-fall-together-as-one-country-as-one-world/
Because we rise and fall together. This has been a heartbreaking month – a heartbreaking year – for our country and around the world. Like you, I’m troubled and heartbroken by the racial inequality...
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As the state representative for the Florida Keys and South Miami-Dade County, there are few things more important to our well-being than the health of our unique marine environment. We are home to ...
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Daily distraction. What type of shark are you? Take the quiz! #SharkWeek http://ow.ly/wp4Y301GPAV
The long-awaited week filled with chilling shark drama has arrived: #SharkWeek 2016! To get you in the Shark Week spirit, we have put together a personality quiz that will match you with your perfe...
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I’m glad to end this week with great news for both fishermen and fish in the Gulf of Mexico. On June 23, federal fisheries managers in the Gulf voted strongly in favor of keeping an innovative conc...
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Sea turtles remain one of nature’s great mysteries—scientists have only begun to discover secrets of sea turtle life. Here are ten things science can tell you about these marine animals.

http://blog.oceanconservancy.org/2016/06/16/10-things-to-know-about-sea-turtles/
This blog was written by Roger Di Silvestro, a field correspondent for Ocean Conservancy. Sea turtles are among the world’s most ancient vertebrates. When on land, they look cumbersome and awkward,...
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The Arctic Tern is small, but mighty!! Here are five reasons to love the Arctic Tern.

http://blog.oceanconservancy.org/2016/06/08/five-reasons-to-love-the-arctic-tern/
Call up the Guinness Book of World Records! In the news this morning, we learned that a tiny bird from the Farne Islands, in England, has logged the longest migration ever recorded. The Arctic tern...
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Ocean conservancy educates and empowers people to take action on behalf of the ocean. Visit our website to learn more: www.oceanconservancy.org