Mesoamerican Reef Tourism Initiative (MARTI) Announces New Director General

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 25, 2011 CONTACT: Susan Wolf Communications Manager (415) 834-0900 ext. 319 Playa del Carmen, November 25, 2011 – The Mesoamerican Reef Tourism Initiative (MARTI) is pleased to welcome Thomas Meller, an expert in environmental tourism operations, sustainable hotel management, and conservation planning, as its newly appointed director general. Established in 2006, MARTI […]

Exposed: Crimes on the High Seas

CONTACTS: Brotman•Winter•Fried Communications (703) 534-4600 Lisa Marie Czop; ext. 217; Julie Chavanne; ext. 211; ***MEDIA INVITATION*** Exposed: Crimes on the High Seas Media Members Invited to Attend Temporary Exhibit Unveiling WHAT: Media members are invited to attend the unveiling of the newest temporary exhibit at the National Museum of Crime & Punishment. Partnering with Greenpeace […]

Groups to Kick Off Shark Awareness Campaign in Suva, Fiji

For Immediate Release: October 20, 2011 Contact: Susan Wolf Coral Reef Alliance (CORAL) 415.834.0900, ext. 319 Suva, Fiji (Oct. 20, 2011)-Fiji’s reputation as a leader in marine conservation may be enhanced if a proposal made by the Ministry of Primary Industries’ Department of Fisheries and Forests advances next month. The agency is considering measures that […]

Marshall Islands Become the World’s Sixth and Largest Shark Sanctuary

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 30, 2011 CONTACT: Susan Wolf The Coral Reef Alliance (CORAL) (415) 834-0900 ext. 319 Suva, Fiji-The Republic of the Marshall Islands is now home to the largest shark sanctuary in the world. The new legislation officially bans the commercial fishing of sharks in all 1,990,530 square kilometers of the nation’s waters, […]

Coral Reef Alliance Announces New Executive Director – Dr. Michael Webster

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 7, 2011 CONTACT Susan Wolf (415) 834 – 0900 ext. 319 Dr. Michael Webster, Marine Scientist and Program Officer at the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, Selected to Lead Growing Coral Reef Conservation Organization San Francisco, CA – June 7, 2011– The Coral Reef Alliance (CORAL) today announced that its board […]