Post Tagged with: "conservation"

5 Marine World Heritage Listed Sites

5 Marine World Heritage Listed Sites

10 November, 2015 at 3:35 pm Comments are Disabled

World Heritage Sites are places that are listed by UNESCO (United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization) as having either physical or cultural importance. They are recognised as providing outstanding universal value that should form part of the heritage of mankind. UNESCO’s World Heritage Fund provides money to these sites […]

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5 of the Most Invasive Marine Species

5 of the Most Invasive Marine Species

29 October, 2015 at 4:40 pm Comments are Disabled

If you have ever traveled overseas then you’re probably familiar with filling out the customs declaration form, ticking yes or no to whether you have brought any agricultural items with you. Why do Governments care about this? Even if the items seem harmless, there could be threats that are detrimental to […]

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Chile’s Nazca-Desventuradas Marine Park

Chile’s Nazca-Desventuradas Marine Park

15 October, 2015 at 3:08 pm Comments are Disabled

One of the many benefits of scuba diving is the chance it affords you to view life underwater. However, many awe-inspiring marine ecosystems are in dire condition due to a variety of reasons, from bad fishing practices to pollution and climate change. That is why ocean conservation efforts are so important […]

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6 Tips for Being a Responsible Traveler

6 Tips for Being a Responsible Traveler

28 September, 2015 at 8:05 am Comments are Disabled

Guest post by Contiki Vacations If you’re reading this, chances are you love travel and discovery every bit as much as we do. After all, is there anything better than exploring and seeking new corners of the world, learning about new cultures, experiencing different ways of life and ultimately being […]

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Beneath the Waves with Project AWARE

Beneath the Waves with Project AWARE

8 September, 2015 at 12:46 am Comments are Disabled

Share your underwater marine debris photos on Twitter or Instagram with the hashtag #BeneathTheWaves. Project AWARE will add them to their global “Beneath the Waves” photo collage to show decision-makers your underwater perspective and urge for long-term, global solutions to the marine debris issue.

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Celebrate Discovery’s Shweekend with Project AWARE

Celebrate Discovery’s Shweekend with Project AWARE

27 August, 2015 at 9:23 am Comments are Disabled

This blog was first published by Project AWARE. To learn more about the growing movement of scuba divers protecting the ocean planet one dive at a time, visit projectaware.org. This July, Discovery Channel’s Shark Week returned bigger than ever before, making a splash as the highest-rated Shark Week in the event’s 28 […]

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