Shark Tagging Chronicles – Part I

Guest blog series by Christine O’Connell Safina Center Fellow, Debbie Abercrombie, is one of the lead shark researchers conducting groundbreaking research on the movements and behavior patterns of different shark species in an attempt to better understand and protect them…. Read More
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Help Horseshoe Crabs Live Another Million Years

Guest blog by Mike Misner (@EcoOceanBlog) Last year the NY/NJ Bayshore Watershed Council’s volunteer horseshoe crab monitors waded into shoreline shallows in the cold rain and found cold facts. They found fewer males than previous surveys and very… Read More
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Fishing Gear 101: Longlines – The Snaggers

We are often asked to describe various types of fishing gear and explain which ones are the most destructive to the ocean. Another frequent question is why our seafood ratings for a particular species differ depending on the… Read More
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