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Sea Otter Survey Encouraging, but Comes Up Short of the “Perfect Story”

A wild southern sea otter © Monterey Bay Aquarium

Sep 19, 2016

Categories:
Conservation & Science

The southern sea otter, Enhydra lutris nereis, continues its climb toward recovery, according to the annual count released today by the U.S. Geological Survey and partners.

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Monterey Bay Aquarium Seafood Watch Partners with USAID to Combat Illegal Fishing and Promote Sustainable Fisheries in Southeast Asia

Diners enjoy a sustainable seafood meal with the help of the Monterey Bay Aquarium's Seafood Watch App. ©Monterey Bay Aquarium

Sep 12, 2016

Categories:
Seafood Watch

Monterey Bay Aquarium Seafood Watch ® and the United States Agency for International Development Oceans and Fisheries Partnership (USAID Oceans) have just launched a partnership to improve the traceability of seafood products entering the North American market.

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Pacific countries fail to adopt meaningful new measures to conserve Pacific bluefin tuna

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Sep 02, 2016

Categories:
Aquarium News
Conservation & Science
Ocean Policy

Statement from Margaret Spring, Vice President of Conservation and Science, and Chief Conservation Officer at the Monterey Bay Aquarium,  on the conclusion of the 12th WCPFC Northern Committee meeting in Fukuoka, Japan

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Monterey Bay Aquarium ‘Tunnel Jumpers”, direct trolley takes traffic off New Monterey streets

The Monterey Bay Aquarium Direct Trolley running throughout the summer season of 2016 for guests and members  ©Monterey Bay Aquarium, photo by Tyson V. Rininger 

Aug 23, 2016

The Monterey Bay Aquarium has stepped up its alternative transportation program for staff and visitors to take pressure off streets in New Monterey during peak summer months and construction of the Holman Highway roundabout.

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