Oceana Finds Most Vessels Exceeding Speed Limits in Areas Designed to Protect Endangered North Atlantic Right Whales Along U.S. Atlantic Coast
July 21, 2021 00:05 ET | Oceana
Washington, July 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, Oceana released a new report finding that most vessels are exceeding speed limits in areas designed to protect critically endangered North...
Oceana Puts IUU-Listed Vessels on The Map
June 16, 2021 09:41 ET | Oceana
Washington, June 16, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, Oceana launched a new tool that tracks illegal, unreported, and unregulated (IUU)-listed vessels. Using Global Fishing Watch* data, Oceana’s IUU...
Oceana Finds Hundreds of ‘Hidden’ Chinese Vessels Pillaging Waters Off Argentina
June 02, 2021 13:20 ET | Oceana
WASHINGTON, June 02, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Oceana released a new analysis today that finds hundreds of foreign fishing vessels, primarily Chinese, pillaging the waters off Argentina and...
Congress Introduces Bold New Legislation to Combat Illegal Fishing, Seafood Fraud
May 11, 2021 16:50 ET | Oceana
WASHINGTON, May 11, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, Rep. Jared Huffman (D-CA) and Rep. Garret Graves (R-LA) introduced the Illegal Fishing and Forced Labor Prevention Act, a comprehensive bill to...
Oceana Calls for U.S. Action to End Illegal Fishing & Seafood Fraud
March 03, 2021 07:17 ET | Oceana
Washington, DC, March 03, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, Oceana published a report making the case for expanding transparency and traceability to end illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU)...
Americans Overwhelmingly Support Ending Illegal Fishing and Seafood Fraud, Poll Finds
January 28, 2021 07:14 ET | Oceana
WASHINGTON, Jan. 28, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Oceana today released the results of a nationwide poll finding that Americans overwhelmingly support policies to end illegal fishing and seafood fraud....
Diane Lane and Simon Sidamon-Eristoff Honored at Oceana’s New York Gala
September 16, 2019 16:43 ET | Oceana
New York, NY, Sept. 16, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Supporters in New York City gathered on Tuesday night at Rockefeller Center’s Rainbow Room to celebrate and support the oceans. President Bill...
Ted Danson and Alexandra Cousteau headline Oceana’s SeaChange Summer Party
September 11, 2019 13:46 ET | Oceana
Laguna Beach, California, Sept. 11, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Supporters gathered in Laguna Beach on Saturday evening to support Oceana, the world’s largest ocean conservation organization. Ted...
Oceana Endorses Protecting 30 Percent of the World’s Seas and Land by 2030
May 29, 2019 12:26 ET | Oceana
Washington, DC, May 29, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today about eight percent1 of the ocean and 15 percent of land2 is protected.  We’re on track to reach a global goal of protecting 10 percent of...
Nicholas Davis Joins Oceana’s International Board of Directors
May 20, 2019 12:09 ET | Oceana
Washington, DC, May 20, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Oceana, the largest international advocacy organization focused solely on ocean conservation, announced that Nicholas Davis, a prominent Chilean...