News for 2021

A new ocean conservation initiative is underway to catalyze the protection and conservation of 18 million square kilometers of the ocean (7 million square miles) over the next five years—an area twice the size of the continental United States and larger than the continent of South America.​
 
Grants from the Marine 30x30 Pooled Fund will strengthen the collective work of partners to help achieve the call of having at least 30% of Hawai‘i's nearshore waters effectively managed by 2030.
 
A powerful, long-term study from WCS adds scientific backing for global calls for conserving 30 percent of the world’s ocean.​