Conservation at the Cutting Edge: A Q&A with Alex Dehgan

30/06/2016By Kendra YoshinagaBlog

With just a few hours left until the deadline of the Blue Economy Challenge, we sat down with Alex Dehgan, founder and CEO of #BlueRevolution partner Conservation X Labs. Before founding Conservation X Labs, Dehgan served as the Chief Scientist at the U.S. Agency for International Development. From helping create Afghanistan’s first national park to … Read More

Sustainable Aquaculture: Farming Abalone and Kelp in California!

08/06/2016By Davar ArdalanBlog

On this ‪#‎WorldOceansDay‬, we’re reporting from Monterey Bay, California where we’re focusing on aquaculture. That’s because almost 50% of the fish we consume is farmed and more and more people around the world are working to make sure it’s sustainable. Aquaculture has great potential to contribute to food security, nutrition, livelihoods and economic growth. But if the … Read More

A Harbormaster’s Ode to World Oceans Day and Sustainability

08/06/2016By Davar ArdalanBlog

On this World Oceans Day, we turn to Steve Scheiblauer for his reflections. For the past 35 years, as Monterey Bay, California’s Harbormaster, he has managed access to the ocean for fishing, sailing, research, public safety tours/education and law enforcement.  Scheiblauer is the Chair of the Monterey Bay Fisheries Trust and was the founder of the Alliance of … Read More

Your Creative Ideas Can Help Advance Ocean Health

08/06/2016By Stephanie KimberBlog

It’s World Oceans Day, and we’re taking a look at some of the ways that you– yes, you!– can join the global effort toward productive and sustainable oceans. It all starts with fish. The way we source our fish is changing– today, more of the world’s fish are farmed than wild-caught. As the industry expands, … Read More