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1007, 2019

Pioneering partnership names first Plymouth University Scholars

July 10th, 2019|Conservation Action, Galapagos, Inspiring a New Generation, International Protection, LAMAVE, Manta Rays, Mozambique, Pioneering Research, Plymouth University, Sea Sense, Turtles, Whale Sharks|

Thanks to a pioneering partnership between the University of Plymouth and the Ocean Giants Trust, a series of scholarships have been awarded to marine biology and conservation undergraduates. Students are being given the opportunity to

2706, 2018

University of Plymouth joins forces with Ocean Giants Trust

June 27th, 2018|Conservation Action, Galapagos, Inspiring a New Generation, International Protection, LAMAVE, Manta Rays, Mozambique, Pioneering Research, Plymouth University, Sea Sense, Turtles, Whale Sharks|

The University of Plymouth is joining forces with the Ocean Giants Trust to create a series of exciting new opportunities for its marine students. The partnership will award a series of scholarships through which students

2709, 2016

A Breakthrough in the War on Microbeads

September 27th, 2016|Uncategorised|

Proof this month that the struggle to protect our ocean giants from the pollution risks of modern living is a never-ending one. The good news in this report from the BBC is that the UK

2209, 2016

Sea Sense Conservation Officer Programme

September 22nd, 2016|Conservation Action, Sea Sense|

This heartwarming story recently printed in the Daily Mail tells of a one-time poacher and eater of turtles and their eggs, who has now become such a devoted conservationist of baby turtles that he thinks

609, 2016

Whale Sharks fall into Endangered Status

September 6th, 2016|Conservation Action, LAMAVE, Whale Sharks|

In the ten years since 2005 the already steep decline in the population of whale sharks around the world has worsened, with total numbers falling by 50% overall. This gentle giant of the oceans is