• June 2016

    Seacology launches 11 new projects

    Seacology is launching 11 new projects around the world, including our first ones in Cuba and Peru! This new work, spanning the globe and comprising tens of thousands of acres of protected habitat, will protect endemic species, strengthen fisheries, and support sustainable ecotourism. On Monday, our Board of Directors approved these projects: Cocodrilo, Cuba: Increased […]


  • June 2016

    Put your name on Sri Lanka’s new mangrove museum

    The Seacology-Sudeesa Mangrove Museum is a key component of the Sri Lanka Mangrove Conservation Project. The state-of-the-art facility will be the first of its kind in the world. It will serve to educate locals and tourists alike about the importance of mangroves, particularly their ability to store far more carbon than other trees and thereby […]


  • May 2016

    Seacology partners in PNG win prestigious UN conservation prize

    We’d like to congratulate our friends at Papua New Guinea’s Wanang Conservation Area for being among the 2015 winners of the prestigious United Nations Development Programme Equator Prize! Former Seacology Prize winner Filip Damen has played a key role in the leadership of this successful protected area, and Seacology partnered with the WCA to expand […]


  • May 2016

    A year of historic conservation for Sri Lanka’s mangroves

    It’s hard to believe it’s already been a year, but today marks the first anniversary of the largest and most ambitious project in Seacology’s history. On May 12, 2015, Executive Director Duane Silverstein, and leaders in Sri Lanka’s government and local NGO Sudeesa signed the agreement that established the island nation’s place in history as […]


  • April 2016

    2015 Annual Report released

    It’s hard to overstate how big 2015 was for Seacology. We launched the Sri Lanka Mangrove Conservation Project, the largest and most ambitious project in our history. At the same time we funded 15 other new Seacology projects and continued our support for dozens of active ones. We led guests on adventures to Cuba and […]


  • February 2016

    How to help the people of Fiji recover from Cyclone Winston

    Cyclone Winston, the strongest Southern Hemisphere storm in recorded history, tore through Fiji on February 21. It caused serious, widespread damage, including power outages, flooding, downed trees, and collapsed buildings. The storm killed 44 people and destroyed or damaged 30, 000 homes, causing US$193.6 million of damage to agriculture and housing. Travel in some areas is still difficult, […]


  • February 2016

    Seacology Launches Six New Projects

    This week, Seacology’s Board of Directors met and approved six new conservation efforts on islands around the world. From South America to Southeast Asia, these community-driven projects will both help protect vulnerable island habitats and empower the people who depend on them. Among species protected by these initiatives are the Chilean flamingo, marine otter, and […]


  • February 2016

    A Nicaraguan coffee grower thanks Seacology

    In his own words Feliciano Gonzales, a Nicaraguan coffee grower and board member of the Magdalena Cooperative, thanks Seacology and our supporters for our role in protecting Finca Magdalena. Our 2014 investment in a ranger station on the volcanic island of Ometepe allows for greater monitoring of the community-owned reserve that comprises a number of […]


  • January 2015

    Read the winter issue of Island Update here!

    The winter issue of Seacology’s bi-annual newsletter is now available to download here. This edition focuses on our ongoing commitment to our projects that have been impacted by natural disasters and other unforseen setbacks. It also profiles our 2015 prize winner, Lakshmi Moorthy, and recaps the first six months of accomplishments in our Sri Lanka […]


  • January 2016

    Java project site recognized for environmental leadership

    Congratulations to the village of Mandalamekar, Java, which has been recognized by the national government for its leadership on climate change. The Indonesian Minister of Forestry presented an award to Mandalamekar for its management of forests and other natural resources. We’re proud to have played a small role in the community’s success as environmental stewards—Seacology […]


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