17 Results for: May 2020

White’s seahorse: one of two Endangered seahorse species

We took a little break from posting featured iSeahorse observations, but we are back at it again! To kick things off we are featuring this gorgeous White’s seahorse (Hippocampus whitei) photographed by user Peter “fiftygrit” in New South Wales, Australia.  White’s seahorse was recently listed as Endangered on the IUCN Red List, one of two … Read more White’s seahorse: one of two Endangered seahorse species

Conservation animale: un prix prestigieux pour la biologiste Amanda Vincent

Amanda Vincent, biologiste marine qui a consacré sa carrière à l’étude des hippocampes, et a fondé et dirige le Projet Hippocampe à l’Institut pour les océans et la pêche de l’Université de la Colombie-Britannique, vient de remporter le Prix Indianapolis pour la conservation animale. Plourde, F. (2020, 12 May) Conservation animale : un prix prestigieux … Read more Conservation animale: un prix prestigieux pour la biologiste Amanda Vincent

UBC seahorse expert wins world’s top animal conservation award

Amanda Vincent becomes first marine conservationist to win Indianapolis Prize [cross-posted on UBC Oceans] University of British Columbia marine biologist Amanda Vincent has won the 2020 Indianapolis Prize, the world’s foremost award for animal conservation, for her trailblazing work to protect seahorses and other marine life. The influential prize recognizes conservationists who have made significant … Read more UBC seahorse expert wins world’s top animal conservation award