In the Cook Islands, a former rugby star is working with rural villagers to shape the world’s second-largest MPA.
Many attendees of the Global Oceans Action Summit are taking key steps to protect the largest place on Earth.
My team felt honored to capture these three visionaries on film.
“Tagging whales is the most exciting, terrifying thing that I have ever done.”
I am on the plane returning from the Cook Islands. All I can say is “Wow.”
Iro is the brains behind the Cook Islands Marine Park, which will be the world’s largest marine protected area.
The idea of protecting large swaths of ocean is catching on.
In the Cook Islands, overfishing by commercial vessels has damaged the livelihoods of artisanal fishermen.
Amelia’s final resting place may be the waters of Kiribati — a place I’ve been working to protect for nearly a decade.
Recently, a team from Conservation International was at the Pacific Islands Forum in New Zealand, where world leaders celebrated the