News & Notes

CORAL HEROES: Spawning Nite - Thwack! Munch!

The new educational kids comic Bernhard Speh and SECORE International takes its readers on a lovingly drawn journey to the reefs of Towabonga, where they meet the mightiest builders on earth and get to know why corals need our help.

21 Feb 10:43 AM 0 Read More...

MACNA 2019: Meet-Ups are Back!

MACNA 2019 is once again offering meeting spaces for marine aquarium interest groups so that you can meet-up with your friends, and make new ones!

19 Feb 9:03 PM 0 Read More...

Yale Environment 360 Highlights Scramble to Save Coral Reefs

Journalist Ret Talbot offers a “state of the coral reefs” and highlights research efforts to identify what can be saved in the face of worsening conditions for coral reefs.

08 Feb 12:05 PM 0 Read More...

EXTINCTION!!! Memories of the Sunflower Sea Star

A new publication confirms the extirpation and possible extinction of the benthic ecosystem apex predator, the Sunflower Sea Star, Pycnopodia helianthoides, due the combined effects of abnormally warm sea water temperatures coupled with the effects of sea star wasting disease.

03 Feb 6:35 AM 0 Read More...

ESA is Working for Marine Mammals and Sea Turtles

A recently written article analyzes the significant success of the Endangered Species Act by noting the recovery of numerous populations of marine mammals and sea turtles.

20 Jan 2:37 PM 0 Read More...