Update: New Marine Protected Areas Created in Brazil

Update: New Marine Protected Areas Created in Brazil

In late February, we reported on Protected Areas in Brazil. At the time, the nation had only 1.5% of its jurisdictional waters under protection. However, the Brazilian government was considering proposals to establish a mosaic of MPAs. The Brazilian President promised...
Bali Low: Is this our New Definition of Paradise?

Bali Low: Is this our New Definition of Paradise?

British Diver Videotapes Plastic Waste Underwater Diver Rich Horner was attempting to capture video of Manta Rays off the island of Nusa Penida, about 20km from the popular holiday island of Bali in Indonesia, when he became submerged in plastic waste. ‘Plastic,...