Immersive features4 August 2015

Journey to the Western Indian Ocean

An immersive feature exploring the abundant underwater realms of the Western Indian Ocean.

Photo by Thomas P. Peschak
Magazine7 October 2015

Save Our Seas magazine, issue 3

The Save Our Seas magazine is published twice a year. Issue 3 showcases a special double feature about Cape Town’s False Bay, photographed by SOSF’s Conservation Photography Grantees.

Photo by Joris van Alphen

False Bay

Stories told by the Save Our Seas Foundation Marine Photography Grant Winners, Mac Stone and Joris van Alphen.

Photo by Mac Stone
Project: Ocean acidification: our changing seas

How to act on ocean acidification: an important new report

A new publication entitled Acting on ocean acidification: improving prospects by planning ahead has been launched at the Our Ocean Conference in Valparaiso, Chile. The document calls for a forecasting system and a global monitoring network. It also emphasises the importance of scientific research into ocean acidification, as well as comprehensive outreach strategies to let […]

Project: Baby sharks sharing space

A change of scenery

The months of June and July saw a complete change in my working routine. Instead of going to work in a small kayak equipped with shark work-up equipment and huge water bottles to keep us hydrated, I drove a small red Toyota through the busy traffic of South Florida. Early every morning I would leave […]

Project: The manta code continues

Manta Rad

The past couple of months have been particularly busy for the Manta Genetics Project. Aside from presenting at a conference for the first time (Fisheries Society of the British Isles, Plymouth), where I was fortunate enough to meet many of the people who have provided me with samples and advice over the past year, I […]

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Foundation Updates

Swimming with Sharks

The 15th Night of the Museums took place in Lausanne this weekend. This event involves all the museums of the city which open their doors from 2 PM to 2AM the night of Saturday. The Museum of Natural History hosts…

Fresh air of the Swiss Alps

Every year, the Save Our Seas Foundation team meets to discuss the grant proposals and strategy for the Foundation for the following year. This year, we welcomed Dr Dean Grubbs on our team of scientific advisors comprised by Sarah Fowler,…

A photo exhibition by the sea

This week, the Save Our Seas Foundation launches an outdoor photo exhibition in Cape Town, South Africa, that portrays the amazing life beneath the waves and around the coast of False Bay: reef fish, sharks, kelp forests, beaches and surf,…

Eugenie Clark Award

The new Eugenie Clark Award will ensure that the legacy of the ‘Shark Lady’ lives on and that future female scientists continue to contribute to it. Launched last week by the American Elasmobranch Society (AES), with the support of the…

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