Oceana
today at 01:00. Facebook
We have already protected 1.2 million sq. miles of oceans and vulnerable sea life. Together, we can make our oceans as rich, healthy, and abundant as they once were. [ Bit.ly Link ] #WorldWaterDay #StandForOceans
Oceana
yesterday at 18:52. Facebook
Watch: Have you ever wondered, what's the difference between a tortoise and a sea turtle? Azula has the answer!
Oceana
yesterday at 16:00. Facebook
It's a fact. Sharks are worth far less on a plate than they are in the water.

Tell Congress we need a #FinBanNow: [ Bit.ly Link ]

Florida sharks worth more alive than dead, study finds

miamiherald.com
Oceana
yesterday at 14:07. Facebook
Happy #WhaleWednesday!
Oceana
yesterday . Facebook
#TakeAction: There's never been a more critical moment to send an important message: We cannot let our oceans and our planet fall to the climate crisis. If we don't stand united, the current administration could open up huge swaths of the Atlantic, Arctic, and Pacific oceans to offshore oil and gas exploration.

On April 29, we're coming together to #StandForOceans. Will you join us? [ Bit.ly...
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Oceana
03/21/2017 at 19:00. Facebook
If you’re already thinking that all this is too complicated and you’d rather just have a burger, hang on. #SustainableSeafood #FishFraud

How to Eat Fish and Still Save the Earth

gq.com
Oceana
03/21/2017 at 16:00. Facebook
The secret to living longer? Maybe we should take a cue from leisurely Greenland sharks.

400-year-old Greenland shark ‘longest-living vertebrate’ - BBC News

bbc.com
Oceana
03/21/2017 at 14:00. Facebook
#Breaking Today, Oceana released a new report finding that shark-related dives in Florida generated more than $221 million in revenue and fueled over 3,700 jobs in 2016 alone. This is a stark contrast to the $1 million generated by the U.S. shark fin export market in 2015.

Sharks contribute more to the economy alive and in the water, with all of their appendages attached in the state of...
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Oceana
03/20/2017 at 19:03. Facebook
On April 29—the 100th day of the Trump presidency—thousands of people will gather in the streets of Washington, D.C. for the Peoples Climate March to send an important message: We cannot let our oceans and our planet fall to the climate crisis.

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Oceana, alongside a coalition of other organizations and dedicated ocean advocates like you, will march to protect our coasts from potential...
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Peoples Climate March

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Oceana
03/20/2017 at 19:00. Facebook
It took thousands of dollars, a few fake seals, and many months, but underwater photographer Brian Skerry finally got the shot.

Great White Shark Photo Shoot: Don't Try This at Home

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Oceana
03/20/2017 at 16:00. Facebook
#DidYouKnow that unlike some other sea snakes that complete their entire lifecycle in the ocean (e.g. olive sea snake), banded sea kraits spend more time on land?

Learn more about these dynamic sea snakes, and how a paddle-like tail makes them agile in the water: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Oceana
03/20/2017 at 14:00. Facebook
Scientists are still trying to understand what's behind the whale jamboree.

Scientists Spot Hundreds of Humpback Whales Feeding in Massive Groups

smithsonianmag.com
Oceana
03/19/2017 at 19:00. Facebook
WATCH: You just can't say no a charismatic dolphin. Especially when they're showing off!

Gang of dolphins refuses to stop showing off in front of film crew

mashable.com
Oceana
03/19/2017 at 16:00. Facebook
Bigger question, would you get in the glowing water?

Tasmania's coastline glows in the dark as plankton turn blue

theguardian.com
Oceana
03/19/2017 at 14:00. Facebook
#ICYMI: Taking shark fins off store shelves and restaurant menus could also eliminate a human health risk. That’s because shark fins can contain high doses of neurotoxins linked to Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s and other degenerative brain diseases.

Learn more about the risk here: [ Bit.ly Link ] #FinBanNow #StopSharkFinning #SaveSharks
Oceana
03/18/2017 at 19:00. Facebook
“Tough” takes on new meaning when it is used to describe these microscopic animals.

How a Water Bear Survives, Even When It’s Dry

nytimes.com
Oceana
03/18/2017 at 16:00. Facebook
Save the date! On April 29 — the 100th day of the Trump presidency — all of us here at Oceana, alongside dedicated ocean advocates, and a coalition of other organizations will make a clear statement in the streets of Washington, D.C. We will not let our communities and our planet fall to the climate crisis.

RSVP to join us for the Peoples Climate March: [ Bit.ly Link ] #ClimateMarch...
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Oceana
03/18/2017 at 14:00. Facebook
Happy #SeabirdSaturday! Can you name this seabird? Hint: If you're 'seeing red' you're almost right.

Find the answer here: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Oceana
03/17/2017 at 19:00. Facebook
It may seem obvious, but marine mammals aren’t supposed to get tired swimming.

So what's actually happening? #FinFriday #StandForOceans

A Search for Clues to What Causes Whale Strandings

nytimes.com
Oceana
03/17/2017 at 16:00. Facebook
TAKE ACTION ➡ When a Risso's dolphin dives into the depths off the U.S. West Coast, it's searching for the perfect prey - NOT a deadly, metal hook.

Tell the Pacific Fishery Management Council and National Marine Fisheries Service that pelagic longlines should stay long gone. #StandForOceans #OceanConservation #SaveDolphins #TakeAction

Save Dolphins from Death on a Hook

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