Perfect conditions for Anjani Ganase and Dr Manuel Gonzalez-Rivero in Hawaii
Thursday 27 August 2015
Coral reefs, which only make up 0.1 % of the earth’s surface, are able to house 25 % of all marine biodiversity.
Dr Manuel Gonzalez-Rivero launching the SVII camera in Hawaii - volcano in the the background
Wednesday 26 August 2015
Once again our XL Catlin Seaview Survey team have the privilege to explore diverse coral reefs, this time is in the remote islands of the Hawaiian Archipelago.
Launching the XL Catlin Seaview Survey camera.
Thursday 20 August 2015
Multi-partner scientific team to record current condition of diverse coral reef habitats in 360º panoramic imagery as impacts of climate change threaten the region’s reef
Image: More than 75% of our fossil-fuel power plants are past their use-by date.
Friday 31 July 2015
This is a sound analysis. I agree with the underlying principles noted and we must remember that the cost of energy delivered is only partly related to capital cost.
Fisherman holding fish in his hands, Mafamede, Mozambique. Photo: © WWF-US / James Morgan
Friday 5 June 2015
The value of the ocean’s riches rivals the size of the world’s leading economies, but its resources are rapidly eroding, according to a report released by WWF.
"The real work starts now," Prof. Ove Hoegh-Guldberg says. "It’s time to vindicate UNESCO’s decision by showing that the Reef is truly being protected."
Saturday 30 May 2015
UNESCO’s World Heritage Committee has decided not to add the Great Barrier Reef to the List of World Heritage in Danger, for now at least.
There is growing international concern that the World Heritage-listed Great Barrier Reef is in danger of being damaged irreparably.
Monday 25 May 2015
Back in 1999, I made an upsetting discovery.
"The world’s population is unlikely to stabilise this century and is on course to reach up to 12 billion by 2100."
Tuesday 19 May 2015
There are three main reasons why the productivity of existing farmland will need to dramatically increase in the next 40 years.
Friday 8 May 2015
After months of uncertainty over the future level of Australia’s Renewable Energy Target (RET), the federal government and opposition have reached a compromise agreement
Surveying coral reefs in the Maldives
Thursday 7 May 2015
Whilst aboard the MV Emperor Voyager in the Maldives, the Catlin Seaview Survey team assessed the condition of coral reefs across human impact gradients.
Surveying with the SVII camera over coral reefs in the Maldives
Wednesday 29 April 2015
After a busy field trip, the fish team sadly had to say goodbye to the other teams as well as to the wonderful boat crew who had no small part to play in the success of t
Catlin Seaview Survey Deep Team in the Maldives, (L-R) Kelly Latijnhouwers, Veronica Radice and  Craig Heatherington
Wednesday 22 April 2015
The under-described deep reefs of the Maldives are beckoning to be explored.
Kristen Brown noting coral/algae interactions, and doing detailed taxonomic survey of all algae types
Wednesday 22 April 2015
As I sit down to write on Day 9 of the expanded scientific Catlin Seaview Survey expedition to the Maldives, I honestly don’t know where to start, as we have had such a r
A resort in the distance on a house reef surveyed on Kandholu, Maldives
Tuesday 14 April 2015
I first visited the Maldives with my family in 1997 as a newly certified SCUBA diver ready to explore the underwater environment and I was amazed by the huge amounts of f
Catlin Ocean Scholars on location in the Maldives
Thursday 9 April 2015
The Catlin Seaview Survey has just arrived in the island city of Male in the Maldive Archipelago to begin our second Indian Ocean expedition.


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