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Opinion: Some W. African Fishing Deals Appear to be "Lose-Lose"

Published Jun 24, 2022 6:58 PM by China Dialogue Ocean

Some of humanity’s largest impacts on the oceans have come from the widespread industrialization of fishing practices&n...


Sailboat to Collect and Process Ocean Plastics Gets Design Approval

Published Jun 24, 2022 6:48 PM by The Maritime Executive

An NGO dedicated to fighting for pollution-free oceans has won design approval for its unique concept vessel to clean up the ocean...


What to Do With Invasive Crabs? This Distiller Turns Them Into Whiskey

Published Jun 23, 2022 9:14 PM by The Maritime Executive

A distillery in New Hampshire has come up with a novel way to make a product out of a marine invasive species - the notorious gree...


Norwegian Researchers Test "Automated Coast Guard" for Data Collection

Published Jun 23, 2022 3:02 PM by Gemini News

[By Live Oftedahl] NTNU researchers from AMOS, the Centre for Autonomous Marine Operations and Systems, used small satelli...


Study: Climate Change Will Affect Wave-Driven Coastal Erosion

Published Jun 19, 2022 10:14 PM by The Conversation

[By Thomas Mortlock, Adrean Webb, Itxaso Oderiz, Nobuhito Mori, Rodolfo Silva and Tomoya Shimura] The world’s coastlines...


US and Norway Launch Green Shipping Challenge to Build Decarbonization

Published Jun 17, 2022 7:58 PM by The Maritime Executive

  Speaking with world leaders at the third virtual Major Economies Forum President Joe Biden redoubled the Unites States&r...


Pilot Project Demonstrates Cold Cutting for Sustainable Ship Recycling

Published Jun 17, 2022 6:18 PM by The Maritime Executive

The first vessel for a new sustainable ship recycling operation in Germany arrived at the shipyard in Kiel where the pilot project...


Want to Keep Plastic Out of the Ocean? Burn It Like Coal

Published Jun 12, 2022 9:23 PM by Gemini News

[By Kathrine Nitter] Using non-recyclable plastic waste as an alternative to coal may prevent huge volumes of plastic from bein...


What is Killing South Africa's Seals?

Published Jun 12, 2022 12:19 PM by China Dialogue Ocean

[By Emma Bryce] From a distance, a seal appears to be napping on the rust-colored rocks; members of its small colony grunt at o...


On World Oceans Day, Global Fishing Watch Unmasks Global "Dark Fleet"

Published Jun 8, 2022 11:57 PM by The Maritime Executive

AIS tracking partnership Global Fishing Watch has expanded its reach with what it believes to be the first ever publicly-available...

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