An article for Save our Seas Foundation explores coral bleaching and how we are working with fellow marine conservation organisation, CORDIO, to collect and record reef data for better coral conservation in the Western Indian Ocean.
Our Timor-Leste volunteers stumble upon one of nature’s most mysterious reproductive events.
Thinking of volunteering in Timor-Leste, but don’t know what to expect? Recent volunteer Martin Cloix dives into the details of a day on Ataúro Island.
At the European Coral Reef Symposium in Oxford in December 2017, we shared positive lessons learnt on the benefits that volunteers can bring to marine conservation, using our efforts to address Belize’s lionfish invasion as a case study.
Coral reefs are facing increasing global threats, but there’s still hope for these vital ecosystems…
Blue Ventures volunteer, Kaesha Freyaldenhoven, provides a descriptive account of an average morning at Bacalar Chico Dive Camp in Belize.
Timor-Leste volunteer Fiona Westheim describes a coral identification dive from her marine conservation expedition.
Tyrell Reyes, our Science Coordinator in Belize, tells the story of how his evolving role with Blue Ventures has given him opportunities to contribute to the conservation of his country’s coral reefs.
Our Madagascar volunteer Sophie Plant has now witnessed coral bleaching first hand, an experience she found shocking, but also inspiring.
Our Andavadoaka volunteer Sarah Plant, who has now seen coral bleaching firsthand, shares her knowledge on the role of El Niño in global bleaching events