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WHAT GOES ON ON THE HIGH SEAS? "SEASPIRACY" PROVIDES AN INSIGHT. AND IT WILL SHOCK Y0U.

Tough Times for Animal Travellers

As giant ice shelves collapse amid global warming in the Arctic, experts call for more protection for the "Last Ice Area" (LIA). The vast communities of plants and animals living there could be lost, they warn, before we even get to understand them!

Recent research shows: More rare, endangered sharks are dying in the worldwide trade in shark fins than earlier feared.

Arctic ocean moorings shed light on winter sea ice loss

There is at least 10 times more plastic in the Atlantic than previously thought

Measuring ecosystem disruption caused by marine heatwaves

Rapidly warming oceans have left many northern marine mammals swimming in troubled waters. But perhaps none more so than that strange and mysterious "unicorn of the sea," the narwhal.

Toxic Tides

Like Adding'Five to Six Hiroshima Bombs of Heat Each Second,' Study Shows Oceans Warming at Record Rate

Marine life, fisheries increasingly threatened as the ocean loses oxygen – IUCN report

Study counts 1.8 million pieces of trash at the bottom of Canada's Bay of Fundy

Microplastics found in oysters, clams on Oregon coast, study finds. (Last year, Canadian scientists discovered high levels of microplastics in B.C.’s oyster beds). Is our clothing to blame?