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Happy Lunar New Year from Project Seahorse

Happy Lunar New Year! Wishing you all much conservation success in this Year of the (Sea)Dragon.

Project Seahorse hosts the global expert group on (sea)dragon conservation. Learn about these magical fishes at www.iucn-seahorse.org/seadragons. To safeguard seadragons, Australia needs to protect their seagrass, kelp & sponge habitats. Record your sightings and contribute to the conservation of these wondrous creatures on seadragonsearch.org.… Read more

iSeahorse turns ten today!

Since its launch in October 2013, iSeahorse has achieved remarkable milestones, primarily due to the contributions of dedicated community scientists. iSeahorse has received nearly 11,000 observations from divers, scientists, conservationists, and enthusiasts across the globe, filling crucial gaps in our understanding of seahorses’ distribution, conservation status, and more… #iseahorseturns10 #communityscience #citizenscience #seahorses

Project Seahorse leads efforts to improve regulation of international seahorse trade in Asia

As a marine conservation biologist, I am always looking for ways to protect the ocean’s many species, especially seahorses. That’s why I was so excited to lead a recent workshop that brought together government representatives and experts from eight different countries in Asia to discuss seahorse conservation. We worked to improve global export/import controls for seahorses, with a focus on the Asian region.… Read more

iSeahorse celebrates 10,000 observations: a milestone for community science and seahorse conservation

iSeahorse, a global platform for seahorse science and conservation, has reached a significant milestone with 10,000 observations submitted by community scientists. The 10,000th observation was made by Dennis Rabeling, a long-time and enthusiastic contributor to iSeahorse, of the short-snouted seahorse (Hippocampus hippocampus) species. … Read more