marine conservation

More plastic than fish

'There will be more plastic than fish in the world's oceans by 2050' - This was the stark warning from the World Economic Forum...

Put seagrass on the map with citizen science

Today, June 5th, is World Environment Day and at Project Seagrass we are happy to announce the launch of our GLOBAL Citizen Science smartphone...

Turning the tide on ocean plastics

2017 has been a promising year in the fight against ocean plastic pollution. We've seen positive changes across all levels of society. From individuals...

Stop deep sea mining campaign

Deep sea mining for rare metals is the new industrial frontier and will have devastating implications for the marine environment. Proposed mining would threaten not...

Britain, please, no more balloon release events

Guillemot caught in a balloon. Pic: Balloons Blow It should be common knowledge by now, mass balloon...

Rock-stacking denies people the experience of wildness

In the far north west of the Scottish Highlands there is a primeval landscape. Assynt is made up of isolated mountains, standing like monoliths...

Protecting our Blue Planet too: the year in ocean conservation

Along with 17 million Brits, I ended the year watching in awe as Sir David Attenborough and the Blue Planet II team showed us...

Looming crisis: Five good reasons to avoid loom bands

Rainbow loom is a plastic loom used to weave colourful rubber bands into bracelets and charms. Loom bands are the latest must-have...

Red Nose Day to remove balloons from fundraising packs

Following a social media campaign by Blue Planet Society and Just One Ocean, Comic Relief director Emma Freud announced on Twitter on Tuesday that...

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