New research into Pacific bluefin tuna migrations underscores the need for science-based management across the Pacific Ocean
Jul 31, 2017
A paper published in Science magazine by researchers at the Monterey Bay Aquarium, Harvard University and The National Museum of Natural History reexamines our understanding of the links connecting bluefin tuna across the Pacific Ocean. The research underscores the need for science-based management across the Pacific Ocean.
Nineteen Top U.S. Aquariums Join Forces to Tackle Growing Plastic Pollution Threat Facing Ocean, Rivers and Great Lakes
Jul 10, 2017
Nineteen aquariums across the United States have joined forces and created a new Aquarium Conservation Partnership (ACP) to address one of the gravest threats facing ocean and freshwater animals – plastic pollution.
Jun 14, 2017
- Aquarium News
Day of Discovery: differently-abled children experience the fun and weightlessness of SCUBA diving in the Monterey Bay Aquarium's Great Tidepool. © Monterey Bay Aquarium What’s the best day of the year for the aquarium’s dive team? For 16 years it’s...
Jun 01, 2017
Statement of Julie Packard, executive director of the Monterey Bay Aquarium, on the decision to withdraw the United States from the Paris Agreement on global climate change.
Monterey Bay Aquarium will be a 'Voice for the Ocean' at U.N. Ocean Conference, June 5-9 in New York
May 30, 2017
- Conservation & Science
From June 5 through June 9, the United Nations will take on the challenge when it hosts its first Ocean Conference in New York City – a global gathering focused on protecting the ocean resources so vital to human survival. The Monterey Bay Aquarium will play a significant role in the conference, advocating for global action to reduce ocean plastic pollution, new commitments that promote sustainable international fisheries, and concerted plans to tackle ocean acidification and other impacts of climate change.