Written by Madeline Van Tassel | April 9th, 2013
Nature Conservancy magazine Senior Editor Matt Jenkins spent an unforgettable hour snorkeling with 10 baby blacktip reef sharks during his reporting trip to Palmyra Atoll. Read his shark-filled adventures here.
Written by Kydd Pollock | August 16th, 2012
Our marine biologist doesn’t let a shark bite come between him and his work at one of the most biologically diverse locations in the world.
Written by Kydd Pollock | August 14th, 2012
What does it feel like to be bitten by a shark? Our marine scientist shares his story and why he continues to get back into the water.
Written by Kydd Pollock | August 10th, 2012
Despite a shark bite in 2010, The Nature Conservancy’s Kydd Pollock is passionate about marine conservation – and sharks.
Written by Sheila Walsh Reddy | March 5th, 2012
Are fat fish a sign of golden times on the reef? Not likely, according to a new Conservancy study that finds fat fish are indicators of a fishery out of balance.
Written by Mark Tercek | May 6th, 2011
Mark Tercek, our president and CEO, went scuba diving off the Palmyra Atoll and was surrounded by a large number of sharks. See the video and find out why that’s a very good thing.
Written by Nicole Levins | May 6th, 2011
Written by Margaret Southern | April 25th, 2011
One lasted 8 hours. One was on a remote atoll inhabited by 9 people. See how people around the world celebrated Earth Day with a Picnic for the Planet!
Written by Alison Green | March 13th, 2009
(Editor’s note: Alison Green, senior marine biologist at The Nature Conservancy, has just finished two weeks diving and exploring Palmyra Atoll as part of the first marine assessment of the atoll. Read all her posts from Palmyra on Cool Green Science…and learn more about the expedition.) Our excellent adventure at Palmyra Atoll is now over, […]
Written by Alison Green | March 9th, 2009
(Editor’s note: Alison Green, senior marine biologist at The Nature Conservancy, is spending the next two weeks diving and exploring Palmyra Atoll as part of the first marine assessment of the atoll. Follow her posts from Palmyra on Cool Green Science…and learn more about the expedition.) Shark: Just the word seems to strike fear in […]