Ocean conservation

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Fuvahmulah tiger sharks ID

​Taken the plunge with Fuvahmulah’s tiger sharks in the last five years? If so, Fuvahmulah Dive ...

Oct 24, 2022

Is it safe and ethical to dive with sharks?

ZuBlu co-founder Adam Broadbent talked to World Nomads about his views on diving with sharks. Read ...

Oct 21, 2022

Best volunteer abroad marine conservation programmes in 2022

Are you ready to join a marine conservation volunteer project abroad? Find your perfect opportunity ...

Oct 18, 2022

10 Simple ways to reduce plastic waste

Plastics were once seen as miraculous materials that catered perfectly to our culture of convenience...

Oct 13, 2022

Citizen science for divers

Want to get directly involved in ocean conservation? Learn all about citizen science projects for ...

Jul 25, 2022

Philippines Megafauna Educational Trip

Join this once-in-a-lifetime expedition and follow whale sharks through the Visayas towards one of ...

May 31, 2022

The Manta Trust and ZuBlu

ZuBlu is proud to announce our latest partnership with The Manta Trust, the world’s foremost manta...

May 18, 2022

Eco-friendly diving in the Maldives

Hundreds of thousands of divers descend on the Maldives every year, all hoping to get a glimpse of ...

May 18, 2022

Elle Haskin from Daughters of the Deep - An Ecoventures Interview

We talked with Elle from Daughters of the Deep about their new scholarship and outreach non-profit ...

Apr 12, 2022

Guide to marine conservation volunteering abroad

As explorers of the underwater world, divers find themselves in the unique position of being witness...

Apr 07, 2022

Explore and restore with Ecoventures

Discover how you can explore and restore the world's oceans by taking part in an ecoventures ...

Apr 07, 2022

Sustainable travel for the discerning diver

Discover definitive actions every diver can take to travel more sustainably, as well as plenty of ...

Apr 07, 2022

5 Reasons to join a marine conservation programme

Ever considered swapping your usual holiday for a marine conservation project abroad? Here’s five...

Apr 07, 2022

How to find the right marine volunteer opportunity abroad

Find the ideal marine biology volunteer opportunity with this guide to narrowing down the options ...

Apr 07, 2022

Why you should pay for a volunteer dive holiday abroad

Planning on doing some volunteering abroad? Find out why you'll need to pay for the experience, what...

Apr 07, 2022

Types of marine conservation opportunities

Want to get involved in marine conservation volunteering? Find out about the types of opportunities ...

Apr 07, 2022

Jenny Waack from Galapagos Shark Diving - An Ecoventure Interview

We talked with the founder of Galapagos Shark Diving, Jenny Waack, about her eco-tourism ...

Mar 20, 2022

Roni Ben-Aharon from Atlantis Dive Resorts and Liveaboards - An Ecoventure Liveaboard

We talked to Roni Ben-Aharon from Atlantis Dive Resort about their exciting new expeditions and ...

Feb 22, 2022

Best snorkelling practices

Green Fins works to reduce the threats from snorkelling activities as well as diving. To help ...

Feb 01, 2022

How to be a better scuba diver - top 10 best dive practices

Green Fins has put together guidelines for best dive practices that are essential reading for any ...

Feb 01, 2022

Karen from The Manta Caribbean Project - An Ecoventures Interview

We talked with Karen Fuentes, founder and director of The Caribbean Manta Project. Located in ...

Jan 21, 2022

Where in the world do the whale sharks go? Researching the Rhincodon

Find out more about whale sharks, and how you can participate in research and help to unlock the ...

Dec 28, 2021

The Manta Trust's Ocean Education Portal

The Manta Trust recently unveiled their brand new Ocean Education Portal - and here at ZuBlu, we ...

Nov 25, 2021

Green Fins e-course

Did you know that you could be certified as an eco-conscious diver online? Find out more about the ...

Nov 24, 2021

Palau Carbon Neutral

As reported by Globetrender, the island nation of Palau has proudly declared its intention to become...

Oct 14, 2021

ZuBlu & The Reef-World Foundation

ZuBlu are proud to announce a new partnership with The Reef-World Foundation, the international ...

Oct 13, 2021

Green Fins and ZuBlu

ZuBlu - Asia’s leading dive travel agency - have recently launched an enhanced platform which ...

Oct 13, 2021

Zebra Sharks to be hatched in Raja Ampat

The zebra shark - also known as the Indo-Pacific leopard shark thanks to its adult markings - is ...

Sep 23, 2021

DNA Insights could protect Manta Rays

In recent months, a scientist-led state of the art DNA mapping program focused on these gentle ocean...

Sep 10, 2021

5000th manta rays identified by Manta Trust

In December, Manta Trust reported a significant milestone reached by its pioneering Maldivian Manta ...

Sep 10, 2021

Unique concrete ‘Biopods’ create new marine habitats

As reported in designboom, designer Maor Bezner, together with sustainable infrastructure ...

Sep 10, 2021

The Azores Archipelago Hope Spot is providing a model for future ecotourism

Rising from the depths of the Atlantic Ocean, the volcanic islands of the Azores Archipelago mark ...

Aug 11, 2021

Iris from BCSS - An Ecoventures Interview

​We invited Iris Uijttewaal, the Media and Communications manager at Bazaruto Centre for ...

Jun 28, 2021

Serena from Indo Ocean Project - An Ecoventures Interview

We talked with Serena Stean, the programme director at Indo Ocean Project about her research and ...

May 26, 2021

Nakia from MAR Expeditions - An Ecoventures Interview

We were excited to chat with Nakia Rae Cullain, founding director of MAR Expeditions, about her life...

May 07, 2021

Marine reserves can increase fishery landings

While it might sound counterintuitive, new research suggests that protected marine reserves where ...

Apr 20, 2021

Sea cucumber poo could save a Queensland reef

According to an article in The Guardian, sea cucumbers could play a vital - and greatly ...

Mar 08, 2021

Are plastics and microplastics in the Ocean on the increase?

According to a report in Science Daily, the answer to whether plastics are on the rise in the oceans...

Feb 23, 2021

The Coral Triangle could hold secrets to protecting the planet's underwater habitats

​An article by the Natural History Museum, originally published in 2018, explains how the most ...

Feb 22, 2021

Coastal ‘bright spots’ provide the blueprint for future restoration

EurekAlert recently reported that Australia’s National Science Agency, CSIRO, has identified a ...

Dec 29, 2020

Help ZuBlu restore a coral reef this holiday season!

Working in partnership with Indo Ocean Project’s CorAlliance programme, ZuBlu will be giving the ...

Dec 04, 2020

World’s reefs brought to the surface using artificial intelligence

The world’s reefs are under threat, but thankfully, there’s plenty of promising work being ...

Nov 23, 2020

Misool Eco Resort’s conservation success

Promoted as an example of ‘best practice’ ecotourism by the Sustainable Development Goals Help ...

Nov 23, 2020

Addu and Fuvahmulah declared UNESCO biosphere reserves

While 2020 has been a challenging year for most people, it’s provided some welcome relief for the ...

Nov 12, 2020

The environment is healing - can we sustain that as travel ramps up?

This pandemic has naturally led to a questions about what the world will look like when everything ...

Oct 16, 2020

Terracotta tiles to the rescue

While reducing greenhouse gas emissions is easily the most pressing action in the fight against ...

Oct 01, 2020

ZuBlu Science Alert - Sharks need buddies too

Often depicted as Hollywood monsters, bloodthirsty predators, or lone wolves prowling the depths, ...

Sep 01, 2020

Global Fund for Coral Reefs announcement

Reefs are of vital importance to large numbers of people that live nearby, and even entire economies...

Sep 01, 2020

Seychelles extends marine protection to 30% of waters

Seychelles has extended protection of its marine area in line with a pledge to safeguard ...

Jun 26, 2020

Stream2Sea - eco-conscious bodycare products

ZuBlu is delighted to be working with Stream2Sea - manufacturers of eco-conscious, safe and ...

Jun 26, 2020

Biorock - the future of reef restoration

Grab a mask, snorkel and some fins, and swim out from the beach at Pemuteran, Bali, and you will ...

Jun 26, 2020