Coral Vita Cofounders Are 30 Under 30 Entrepreneurs

Coral Vita Cofounders Are 30 Under 30 Entrepreneurs

One billion of the world’s population rely on coral reefs for their food, livelihood or to protect vulnerable coastal habitats. Unfortunately, these coral reefs are severely threatened by development, pollution, climate change and overfishing. It is estimated that 30%...
Seahorse Condos in Long Beach

Seahorse Condos in Long Beach

This is a very personal and inspiring story about how caring for very small creatures can lead to a very big change in someone’s life. Meet Roger Hanson and his amazing friends. My name is Roger Hanson. I am a retired school teacher, age 67, and tho I live 75 miles...
How do Marine Animals Survive a Hurricane?

How do Marine Animals Survive a Hurricane?

The 2017 hurricane season officially ends on November 30 and with 18 named storms this season will enter the history books as the eighth most active season recorded since 1851. As severe and devastating as it was for the Gulf Coast and Caribbean it still produced...
What Killed Hundreds of Sea Turtles off El Salvador?

What Killed Hundreds of Sea Turtles off El Salvador?

As many as 400 sea turtles were found dead, floating in waters eight miles off El Salvador’s Pacific coast near the Jiquilisco Bay biosphere reserve as reported in The Telegraph. Officials from the Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources have collected samples...
Very Deep, Deep-Sea Corals in the Gulf of Mexico

Very Deep, Deep-Sea Corals in the Gulf of Mexico

Research over the last decade has revealed a little known undersea world of deep-sea corals in the Gulf of Mexico. They are found on the Continental shelf at depths from 165 feet down to 660 feet and even deeper on the continental slope from 1,200 feet and deeper....
Victory for Victoria’s Rays!

Victory for Victoria’s Rays!

Project Banjo is delighted to announce a huge step forward in protective measures for rays, skates and guitarfish in Victoria, Australia.  In response to the #RaysAwareness campaign launched in March 2017 (including a petition signed by 33,000 people globally), the...