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After stealing eggs from nesting sea turtles, poachers often slip undetected into the shadows. Can technology help researchers uncover them and their massive black market to save species?

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From ocean protections to climate action to eco-activism, 2016 was a big year for the environment.

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How the world banded together to protect the world’s most trafficked mammal.

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Watch out pirates! New technology and policy advances mark the beginning of the end for illegal fishing

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Are large contiguous marine reserves more effective than small MPAs or MPA networks at protecting the ocean?

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For the eco-conscious citizen who already recycles, conserves water, and turns out the lights but wants to do more to help the planet.

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Is it possible to clean up the enormous oceanic garbage patches? Or does solving plastic pollution rely on prioritizing types of trash and specific regions of the ocean for a targeted campaign?