Written by Sheila Walsh Reddy | January 2nd, 2013
Storm’s a coming! Scientist Sheila Walsh encounters heavy rain, wind & clouds while doing research in the Gulf of California. Can healthy ecosystems help fisheries be more resilient to strong climate events?
Written by Sheila Walsh Reddy | December 17th, 2012
Overfishing is a huge problem around the globe, but there are solutions. Scientist Sheila Walsh explores one method that seems to be working in the Gulf of California: local ownership of marine resources.
Written by Sheila Walsh Reddy | December 11th, 2012
Scientist Sheila Walsh explores how marine species are doing in and around protected areas of the Gulf of California—and how local fishing practices might hold the answer to healthier ecosystems.
Written by Darci Palmquist | March 27th, 2012
What’s the price of a good marine education? Turns out it’s just $24/year, according to a new study by Nature Conservancy scientists.
Written by Mark Spalding | March 13th, 2012
“There was optimism in the air” at the Prince of Wales’ recent special meeting on sustaianble fisheries. Read our marine scientist’s first-hand account.
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | December 12th, 2011
The team explores Zapatoza, the biggest freshwater marsh in Colombia, and spends a day talking to local fishermen about the loss of fish.
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | December 5th, 2011
The team goes fishing with a group of local fishermen at the Magdalena River’s Llanito Lake, where fishermen still practice the “corral” fishing technique, a more sustainable and collective way of fishing.
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | December 2nd, 2011
Join a team of Nature Conservancy staff and scientists as they navigate Colombia’s Magdalena River and bring to life its rich communities and culture through this series of blog posts.
Written by Mike Sweeney | November 15th, 2011
Fishers off the coast of California are trying a new way to work together that is helping them all make money and ensure there will be fish to catch tomorrow.
Written by Darci Palmquist | July 9th, 2010