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Apr 13, 2018, 14:50 ET Victoria Principal and Oceana Unite Against Offshore Drilling

Today, actress, author and businesswoman Victoria Principal announced that she will double the impact of individual gifts by matching donations to...


Feb 13, 2018, 14:00 ET Oceana and Sailors for the Sea Plan to Join Forces

Oceana, the world's largest international conservation organization focused solely on protecting and restoring the world's oceans, and Sailors for...


Jan 05, 2018, 12:30 ET Breaking news from Oceana: The biggest reef in Americas says "No!" to offshore oil

Belize has made history by unanimously passing the Petroleum Operations (Offshore Zone Moratorium) Bill, 2017 which will place an indefinite...


Oct 13, 2017, 04:52 ET Oceana: gli assicuratori globali uniscono le forze per privare la pesca di frodo di un'ancora di salvataggio finanziaria

Il settore assicurativo combatte la pesca illegale, non dichiarata e non regolamentata nell'ambito dell'iniziativa congiunta di Oceana e delle...


Oct 13, 2017, 04:50 ET Oceana : des assureurs du monde entier s'unissent pour supprimer la bouée de sauvetage financière accordée à la pêche pirate

Le secteur de l'assurance s'attaque à la pêche illicite, non déclarée et non réglementée dans le cadre d'une initiative conjointe d'Oceana et des...


Oct 09, 2017, 12:39 ET Oceana: Weltweite Versicherungsunternehmen verbünden sich, um der Raubfischerei die finanzielle Rettungsleine zu durchtrennen

Die Versicherungsindustrie nimmt es mit illegaler, ungemeldeter und unkontrollierter Fischerei auf, im Rahmen einer gemeinsamen Initiative von...


Oct 09, 2017, 03:20 ET Oceana: Aseguradoras mundiales se unen para retirar el apoyo financiero a la pesca pirata

Las aseguradoras hacen frente a la pesca ilegal, no declarada y no reglamentada como parte de una iniciativa conjunta de Oceana y las Naciones...


Sep 14, 2017, 14:33 ET In Surprise Appearance at Oceana Gala, President Bill Clinton Honors Ted Danson with Lifetime Achievement Award

In a surprise appearance at Oceana's New York Gala last night, former president Bill Clinton presented actor and Oceana board member Ted Danson...


Jun 08, 2017, 08:45 ET Oceana and UN Light Empire State Building Blue for World Oceans Day

Tonight, in partnership with the United Nations, Oceana will light the Empire State Building blue to mark World Oceans Day. "World Oceans Day is a...


Jun 07, 2017, 13:27 ET Peru Commits to Publish Vessel Tracking Data through Global Fishing Watch

Today the Peruvian government made a public commitment to make its national vessel tracking data publicly available through Global Fishing Watch,...


Apr 13, 2017, 11:00 ET Monique Bär, Jena King and Jean Weiss Join Oceana's Board of Directors

Oceana, the largest international organization dedicated to ocean conservation, is pleased to publicly announce the addition of Monique Bär, Jena...


Mar 07, 2017, 03:00 ET 8 von 10 Deutschen wissen nicht, dass die meisten Fischarten in Europa überfischt sind

Die von YouGov für Oceana durchgeführte Umfrage offenbart den großen Mangel an öffentlichem Bewusstsein in Deutschland darüber, wie schlecht die...


Mar 07, 2017, 03:00 ET Nove italiani su dieci ignorano lo sfruttamento eccessivo di gran parte delle specie ittiche in Europa

#StopOverfishing, la nuova campagna di Oceana, nasce dalla sorprendente mancanza di conoscenza da parte del pubblico della cattiva gestione delle...


Mar 07, 2017, 03:00 ET 9 ud af 10 danskere er ikke klar over, de fleste fiskearter er overfiskede i Europa

Oceanas nye kampagne, #StopOverfishing, er baseret på en alarmerende mangel på viden i offentligheden om misforvaltningen af fiskeriet i Europa...


Mar 07, 2017, 03:00 ET Ocho de cada 10 españoles desconocen que la mayoría de especies sufren sobrepesca en Europa

La sorprendente falta de conocimiento público sobre la mala gestión de la pesca en Europa marca el inicio de una nueva campaña de Oceana,...


Nov 29, 2016, 11:00 ET Cyber Monday meets #GivingTuesday: Oceana announces digital partnership with Future Games of London

Oceana, the world's leading international ocean advocacy organization, and Future Games of London (FGOL), a Ubisoft® studio, today announced a...


Nov 14, 2016, 05:00 ET Informe de Oceana: Las capturas en aguas europeas podrían aumentar un 57% con una gestión sostenible

Si los Totales Admisibles de Capturas siguieran las recomendaciones científicas, las capturas podrían triplicarse o más en muchos casos, como la...


Nov 14, 2016, 05:00 ET Une étude d'Oceana établit qu'une gestion durable des stocks halieutiques permettrait d'augmenter de 57% les captures dans les eaux Européennes

Si les Totaux Admissibles des Captures se conformait aux avis scientifiques, plusieurs espèces UE pêchées pourraient tripler, notamment pour les...


Nov 14, 2016, 05:00 ET Oceana-Studie stellt fest, dass Fischfänge in EU-Gewässern um 57 % gesteigert werden könnten, wenn die Bestände nachhaltig bewirtschaftet werden

Befolgt die Fischerei die wissenschaftlichen Empfehlungen, dann könnten nachhaltige Fänge in Europa eine mehr als 3-fache Steigerung erzielen,...


Nov 14, 2016, 05:00 ET Onderzoek van Oceana toont aan dat de visvangst in Europese wateren met 57% kan stijgen door visbestanden duurzaam te beheren

Als voor de visquota (totaal toegestane vangsten, TAC's) wetenschappelijke adviezen gevolgd zouden worden, zou de duurzame visvangst in Europese...


Jun 23, 2016, 14:52 ET Renowned Marine Biologist Asha de Vos Joins Oceana

Today, Oceana announced that Asha de Vos, a pioneering Sri Lankan marine biologist, has joined the organization as a senior advisor. de Vos is the...


Mar 17, 2015, 10:43 ET Chefs from 20 of the World's Best Restaurants Pledge to Serve the Perfect Protein to "Save the Oceans and Feed the World"

At the first ever gathering of the chefs from the world's best restaurants on behalf of ocean conservation, the chefs pledged to support...


Mar 16, 2015, 12:09 ET Oceana Appoints Dr. Patricia Majluf to Lead in Peru

Oceana is pleased to announce the appointment of noted fisheries expert Dr. Patricia Majluf to lead the organization's fisheries campaigns in Peru....


Dec 03, 2014, 08:35 ET Oceana Elects New Leadership for Board of Directors, Simon Sidamon-Eristoff Becomes Chairman

 Today, Oceana, the world's largest organization focused solely on ocean conservation, announced its new chairman, Simon Sidamon-Eristoff of...


Oct 21, 2014, 08:30 ET The Wyss Foundation Provides $10 Million Grant to Help Restore Productivity and Health of the World's Fisheries

 Today, Oceana announced that the Wyss Foundation will, over the next five years, provide up to $10 million in matching funds to help rebuild...