Only a fraction of the marine areas meant to be protected by the European Union are being properly conserved at present, according to a new report.
The research - by the World Wide Fund for Nature and Sky Ocean Rescue - says less than 2% of the EU's waters are being properly managed
The James Bond star and his brother are famed Greenpeace supporters, having travelled to the Antarctic to highlight issues
Police in Maryland say the pilot of a small plane told them he was experiencing engine trouble before he made an emergency landing in the shallow ocean waters off a Maryland beach.
Lizzie Daly and Dan Abbott, who discovered the specimen, estimated it to be around 1.5-metres-long — as large as the divers themselves.
Testing is being carried out to confirm bioplastics disintegrate in the sea without harming aquaculture.
A length of land of sublime beauty that extends along 22 kilometres in the Peninsula of Hicacos, in the province of Matanzas lies Varadero.
Oceanographer and environmentalist, Jean-Michel Cousteau, paid his first visit to the United Arab Emirates as part of his educational conservation programme.
A selection of eco minded swimwear brands that will not cost the planet.
We consider the items you can take on your relaxing beach holiday to reduce your environmental impact.
The campaign to have Brits refill their water bottles is set to go global.
Ditch the plastic, it's time to buy a reusable water bottle.
The second week of June brings us the best in sustainable content from around the web
In light of 2019's World Oceans Day we checked out Gerhard Richter's Seascapes exhibit at Guggenheim Museum Bilbao
Celebrate this important day with our guide on what you can do to reduce your plastic footprint on the earth.
Charity Surfers Against Sewage is demanding the government protect 30% of the world's oceans by 2030.
A new law is being enforced in England to ban the sale of single-use plastic items.
You may not expect to see a whale in the middle of Manila but this surprising sight is how one Filipino artist chose to raise awareness of the effects of plastic pollution on marine life.
Pressure is growing on Moscow to release 11 killer whales and 87 belugas from small pens in the far east of the country.
In this episode of Ocean, Denis Loctier travels to the west coast of France and northern Scotland to see what Europe is doing to tap into the immense power of the sea.
A bio-polymer in crustacean shells called chitin can be developed into a biodegradable and recyclable material.
The whale’s stomach had a mixture of garbage bags, plastic bags, fishing nets, plates, tubes, and a bag of a washing machine liquid.
Last year, Seychelles designated a third of its waters as protected areas where fishing is banned.
Environmentally-conscious volunteers are donning gloves and picking up litter at more than 640 sites across the continent.
This underwater world brims with friendly barracudas, endangered loggerhead turtles and giant groupers.
16 rice sacks, 4 banana bags and multiple shopping bags were found during an autopsy of a young male Cuvier’s beaked whale that washed up on a beach in the Philippines
In an historic first, scientists have broadcast live footage showing the exploration of the depths of the Indian Ocean