No, you do not need to readjust your computer screen. Those dancing feet are indeed bright blue! For the blue-footed booby, bluer is better when it comes to attracting a mate. Learn more about the Blue-Footed Booby.
A decade ago, the world lost 16 percent of its coral reefs in one year. Had it been trees instead, all the forests of North America could have been wiped out … in a single year. Ocean Conservancy President and CEO, Vikki Spruill addresses the rapid decline of coral reefs and what we can all do to ensure these magnificent wonders do not go extinct.
Sign up online now for the September 20th cleanup event and be entered to win our weekly drawing of great Ocean Conservancy prizes. A grand prize drawing will be held on September 22nd for the winner of a new Canon Powershot digital camera. Read the Contest Rules.
The National Marine Fisheries Service received over 27,000 form letter comments encouraging NMFS to: require sharks be landed with their fins naturally attached, prohibit porbeagle shark retention, and rebuild shark stocks in the Gulf of Mexico and Atlantic regions. Read more.