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Pew Bertarelli Ocean Legacy Applauds New Marine Protections Off Galápagos Islands

Saturday, 15 January 2022, 8:39 am | Pew Charitable Trusts

Ecuador boosts safeguards to key Eastern Tropical Pacific migratory route WASHINGTON—The Pew Bertarelli Ocean Legacy Project today applauded Ecuadorian President Guillermo Lasso’s decree conserving 60,000 square kilometers (23,166 square miles) of ocean ... More >>

Pew Applauds UN Action to Protect the High Seas

Wednesday, 27 December 2017, 1:36 pm | Pew Charitable Trusts

The Pew Charitable Trusts praised the United Nations General Assembly's adoption today, by consensus, of a resolution to launch an intergovernmental conference to negotiate an international treaty that will protect the high seas. More >>

No Action Taken to Save Pacific Bluefin

Thursday, 3 September 2015, 3:59 pm | Pew Charitable Trusts

The highly depleted population of Pacific bluefin tuna will get no reprieve after a meeting in Sapporo, Japan concluded without agreement on any new conservation measures. Decimated by nearly a century of overfishing, the population has fallen 96 percent ... More >>

Creation of Pitcairn Island Marine Reserve Applauded

Thursday, 19 March 2015, 4:23 pm | Pew Charitable Trusts

U.K. government establishes world’s largest fully protected marine reserve; sets new standard for monitoring More >>

Pew Commends Member's Bill to Establish Kermadec Sanctuary

Tuesday, 8 October 2013, 10:33 am | Pew Charitable Trusts

The Pew Charitable Trusts commended Green Party MP Gareth Hughes’ Private Member's Bill calling for the creation of a Kermadec Ocean Sanctuary. If established, the 620,000-square-kilometre sanctuary would protect one of the most unique and important ... More >>