Seacology Prize Winner 2013 – Marie Saleem

Seacology Prize Winner 2013 – Marie Saleem

Congratulations to Marie, winner of the international Seacology award for outstanding environmental achievements. Watch an interesting promo video of her work here in Maldives, and join Marie in California as she receives the award.

Indian Ocean shark sanctuary in the Maldives

Indian Ocean shark sanctuary in the Maldives

2 March 2010 – In a move lauded by the Pew Environment Group the Maldives today declared its exclusive economic zone (EEZ), 90,000 square kilometers of the Indian Ocean, as a shark sanctuary free from all shark fishing and also banned all imports and exports of shark fins.