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Pacific Islands ESA@50 Ocean Art Contest: Winners

Check out the winning K–12 student art from the 2023 ESA@50 Ocean Art Contest.
January 25, 2024 - Photo Gallery ,
Color paper cut into various shapes to make a whale and oceanic element pieces.

Pacific Islands ESA@50 Ocean Art Contest: Honorable Mentions

Check out K–12 student art that received honorable mention in the 2023 ESA@50 Ocean Art Contest.
January 25, 2024 - Photo Gallery ,
Artwork featuring two scalloped hammerhead sharks swimming in the water with rays of gold, blue, and white paint surrounding them.

Oceanic Whitetip Sharks: A Plan for Recovery

Oceanic whitetip sharks, once abundant across the globe, are now listed as threatened under the Endangered Species Act. However, a forthcoming recovery plan is designed to help bring this species back from the brink.
An oceanic whitetip shark swims in the middle of the ocean. An oceanic whitetip shark swims near the surface of the water. Photo courtesy of John Carlson.

From Ocean to Plate: How the Longline Fishery Feeds Hawaiʻi

Take a closer look at one pathway that popular Hawaiian seafood takes to get from the ocean onto your plate.
October 30, 2023 - Video ,
A man wearing a black baseball hat, face mask, and gloves, holds a piece of tuna filet in his hands to inspect quality. Several other tuna are stacked on ice below. A bidder checks the quality of tuna at the Honolulu Fish Auction. Credit: NOAA Fisheries

Protecting Leatherbacks Across the Globe

How two U.S. agencies collaborate together and with other countries that host leatherback nesting beaches.
June 14, 2023 - Podcast ,
Leatherback turtle in the Kei Islands Leatherback turtle in the Kei Islands. Credit: Scubazoo/Jason Isley

Pacific Islands Region: Fishing Provides More than Just Fish

In the Pacific Islands, non-commercial fishing is a way to provide food for our families and communities, perpetuate traditions, and connect with one another.
June 07, 2023 - Video ,
Close up of a fishing rod with a Pacific Island in the background across the water; a rainbow is visible to the right. Non-commercial fishing in the Pacific Islands. Credit: NOAA Fisheries

NOAA and Partners Successfully Relocated and Released Pup at New Home

NOAA Fisheries and partners successfully relocated female Hawaiian monk seal pup RS36 (Pualani) to a remote Oʻahu shoreline on May 30, 2023.
June 06, 2023 - Photo Gallery ,
A team of 8 safely carrying and offloading seal carrier from the back of a pickup truck.

Monk Seals Released at Kuaihelani (Midway Atoll), March 2023

NOAA Fisheries and partners return three rehabilitated Hawaiian monk seals to their home in Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument March 22–25, 2023.
April 05, 2023 - Photo Gallery ,
Two Hawaiian monk seals resting next to each other (face to face).

What One Health Means to Wildlife Conservation, Human and Veterinary Medicine

A NOAA ecologist and professionals from human and veterinary medical fields discuss what’s next after Hawaiʻi One Health Month in January 2023.
March 24, 2023 - Podcast ,