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Alaska Native Corporation Pursues Offshore Oil

By Mia Bennett 2017-07-23 13:43:47

When Shell aborted its $7 billion Arctic drilling efforts in the Beaufort Sea in September 2015, environmentalists breathed a sigh of relief. The multinational...

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Tracking Mysterious Oil Sheens

By U.S. Coast Guard News 2017-07-21 12:38:43

[Images and text by Petty Officer 3rd Class Nicole J. Groll] New Bedford was once the home of Massachusetts’ historic whaling fleet, and it still...

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Adm. Zukunft: We Are Not Ready for Arctic Oil Spills

By MarEx 2017-07-19 17:08:05

On Monday, U.S. Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Paul Zukunft warned that environmental response organizations are not prepared to address a large oil spill in the...

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Dolphin Mortality Rising in English Channel

By MarEx 2017-07-19 14:08:45

Researchers in France and Britain are raising the alarm about a spike in dolphins washing up on beaches along the English Channel. The levels are the highest in a decade, and...

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New Study Shows Ecological Risks of Hull Fouling

By MarEx 2017-07-18 21:41:31

Researchers with Tel Aviv University’s School of Zoology have published a new study of the ecological threat posed by biofouling. Their analysis found that half the...

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Sea Shepherd Helps Arrest Two Illegal Fishing Vessels

By MarEx 2017-07-17 18:26:45

One week after the announcement of Operation Albacore II, a joint operation between Sea Shepherd and the Gabonese government to tackle illegal,...

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Everything You Need to Know About EU MRV Compliance

By Tobias Konick, CEO, First Choice Carbon 2017-07-17 16:54:17

With less than two months to go until the first compliance deadline, getting ready for the new EU regulations on monitoring, reporting and verification of fuel...

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Report: Electric Cars Could Cut Oil Demand by 8 Percent

By MarEx 2017-07-16 16:27:44

More than a year after oil prices hit rock-bottom amidst a global supply glut, the cost of a barrel of crude is still stuck in the range of $50. The U.S. Energy...

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Turtle Poachers Attack Sea Shepherd Volunteers, Police

By MarEx 2017-07-13 04:29:58

Sea Shepherd volunteers and local police have had rocks thrown at them during efforts to save turtles. Less than two weeks after publishing images of poached sea turtles on...

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Giant Iceberg Splits From Larsen C Ice Shelf

By MarEx 2017-07-12 20:58:29

Satellite imagery and remote sensor data confirm that the Larsen C ice shelf has finally released a giant iceberg, a massive sheet large enough to cover most of...

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