Together with our conservation partners, The Nature Conservancy is creating lasting conservation results that benefit marine life, local communities and economies. Learn more about our most recent successes, developments and news on marine conservation.
A year after Sandy, learn how nature helps reduce our risks...from nature. Learn how healthy habitats are reducing risk for people and property.
Assistant Director of The Nature Conservancy’s Global Marine Team has always been intrigued how she and three of her cousins all ended up working in environmental careers.
Explore the diverse marine resources off North America's eastern coast and in oceans around the world. Admission is always free!
How much do you love the ocean? Were you born to be at sea like Jack Sparrow, or the ultimate survivor like Kate Austen? Take our quiz and find out!
Find out which of our staff measure up to some of the best ocean stars on the big and small screen.
Medicines derived from coral reefs have been used to fight cancer and save lives.
Arden O'Conner discusses how medicine derived from coral reefs helped save her life and a prominent medical researcher talks about the value of reefs in medical research.
The Nature Conservancy is working to maintain stable populations of our favorite fish and shellfish, ensuring that today’s fare will be available tomorrow as well.
A new report says 75 percent of the World's Coral Reefs are in trouble. Find out how you can help coral reefs survive during your next vacation.
A healthy beach is a beach that moves — one that is wild and has room to wonder.
Mario Batali discusses why using sustainable seafood is important to his business and the World.
In the Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii, The Nature Conservancy and its partners have found solutions to coral reef decline, turned the reef around and the coral is coming back.
In the wake of the Gulf oil spill, the Conservancy is working to restore the Gulf’s health, productivity and resilience.
Coral reefs face a "triple threat" from climate change: bleaching, acidification and sea level rise. Find out how the Conservancy is helping.
A Conservancy marine scientist searches for the last remaining healthy Olympic oyster reefs in Vancouver. Join the expedition.
Can conservationists, fishermen, chefs and consumers work together to find new ways of living off our waters while keeping nature healthy?
More than 40 percent of the world's oceans are affected by humans. A report co-authorted by a Conservancy scientist describes the threat.
The Nature Conservancy is covering an impressive amount of ground — and ocean — to make sure that sea turtles in both hemispheres can continue their migrations for generations to come.
Learn about the pervasive threat of invasive species to marine life, why invasive species are difficult to remove and how the Conservancy is helping address this threat to our oceans.
Conservancy scientist Jen Molnar discusses research which finds that 84 percent of the world's coastal ecoregions have been invaded by at least one species and what the Conservancy is doing to help.