Seagrass meadows are vital to addressing climate change

20 February 2021

An article by the HuffPost highlights the importance of seagrass in the fight against climate change. The article highlights the role...

Dugong and Seagrass Conservation Project launched in Mozambique.

31 January 2021

Dugongos has been awarded a grant to launch a new project supporting a participatory approach to dugong conservation. In January 2021, our...

Seagrass is removing marine plastics

20 January 2021

New research finds that seagrass provides yet another ecosystem service by naturally removing plastic particles from the sea. The study, published in the journal Scientific Reports, found...

The Sayang Sayang Virtual Seagrass Festival: Celebrating conservation...

21 November 2020

In November 2020, MareCet hosted the Sayang Sayang Seagrass Festival, a week-long virtual celebration of seagrass and the...

The Li-Maramaranja: Dugong Hunters of Excellence

15 June 2020

A film documenting community-based dugong tracking in Northern 

Five Countries Kick Off Community Seagrass Ecosystems Project

20 January 2020

Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand, and Timor-Leste launch an initiative to protect and restore critical seagrass ecosystems. Representatives from Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines,...

SPREP launches online decision support tools

19 July 2018

On Tuesday 17 July 2018, the Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP) launched their new online decision support tools...

Seagrass Spotter Goes Global!

14 June 2018

Our oceans are in deep trouble and we need to find solutions for them fast. As people across the planet come...

Dugong and Seagrass Research Toolkit Launched at the...

17 March 2017

The Dugong and Seagrass Research Toolkit was launched at the Third Meeting of Signatories (MOS3) to the Dugong MOU this week...