survey

Jan. 18/15

A pan-European survey has revealed the public’s awareness, concerns and priorities about human impacts on the oceans. The results show high levels of concern about marine pollution in particular, and that, generally, respondents were most concerned about the issues they felt most informed about. The study could help policymakers develop marine strategies that are more responsive to public preferences, its authors say.

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Jul. 31/14

I've organized a lot of cleanups in my time. Whether it's helping a dive center organize a Dive Against Debris survey or running large scale event for Project AWARE, my life for 10 years now has been pretty much surrounded by rubbish.

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Date: 
Aug. 26/12
Location: 
Wembury Beach, Devon
Church Road
Wembury, DEV PL9 0HP
United Kingdom
50° 19' 3.162" N, 4° 5' 1.7664" W

 

"As part of GVI’s mission we are always looking for a way to increase student’s environmental awareness and knowledge of global conservation issues.
Marine debris is a global problem with local solutions, and a local problem with global solutions. Together we must work together to tackle the marine debris problem and seek solutions at each end of the spectrum."
 

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Apr. 27/12

Many shark populations have plummeted in the past three decades as a result of excessive harvesting – for their fins, as an incidental catch of fisheries targeting other species, and in recreational fisheries. This is particularly true for oceanic species. However, until now, a lack of data prevented scientists from properly quantifying the status of Pacific reef sharks at a large geographic scale.

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Date: 
Nov. 11/12
Location: 
Blue Season Bali Sanur, BA
Indonesia
8° 42' 21.6504" N, 115° 15' 3.2976" E

 

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Date: 
Oct. 07/12
Location: 
Blue Season Bali Sanur
Indonesia
8° 42' 21.6504" N, 115° 15' 3.2976" E

 

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Date: 
Sep. 02/12
Location: 
Blue Season Bali Sanur, BA
Indonesia
8° 42' 21.6504" N, 115° 15' 3.2976" E

 

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Date: 
Jul. 29/12
Location: 
Blue Season Bali Sanur, BA
Indonesia
8° 42' 21.6504" N, 115° 15' 3.2976" E

 

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Date: 
Jun. 24/12
Location: 
Blue Season Bali Sanur, BA
Indonesia
8° 42' 21.6504" N, 115° 15' 3.2976" E

 

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Date: 
May. 20/12
Location: 
Blue Season Bali Sanur, BA
Indonesia
8° 42' 21.6504" N, 115° 15' 3.2976" E

 

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