News: Sea change campaign
April 02 2018
The health of our oceans and sea animals is at peril. Urgent action to turn the tide is needed, new research reveals
March 13 2018
We've released a new report which finds that the world’s 15 biggest seafood companies must do more to combat the abandoned, lost, and discarded fishing gear which harms millions of animals every year
March 09 2018
To help protect animals from lost and abandoned fishing gear, one of the world’s largest seafood companies and tuna producers has joined the Global Ghost Gear Initiative (GGGI), which we launched in 2015
January 31 2018
The Rozalia Project led high school students on a beach cleanup around Star Island, in the Isles of Shoals off the coasts of Maine and New Hampshire, to collect the plastic marine debris that has become ubiquitous to shorelines around the globe.
December 13 2017
We're urging supporters to contact their representatives to maintain the Marine Mammal Protection Act in its current form
November 02 2017
Devastatingly, there are just 23 vaquita porpoises left on earth. Along with partners, we’re using sonar scanning technology to find lost and abandoned nets in Mexico’s Gulf of California, where all these remaining vaquitas live
October 24 2017
The seals, Higgins and Orchard, were released back into their ocean home at Head Beach in Phippsburg, Maine on Sunday, October 8.
October 24 2017
The UK government has recognized the urgent need to address the 640,000 tons of discarded fishing gear – or “ghost gear” – left in the oceans each year.
October 06 2017
At the Our Ocean 2017 conference this week, we’ll raise further awareness around the issue of lost and abandoned fishing gear, which traps, injures and kills hundreds
September 27 2017
By joining the Global Ghost Gear Initiative, the association will encourage millions of scuba divers to help reduce lost and abandoned fishing gear. Ghost gear entangles and kills hundreds of thousands of animals each year