great blue hole belize

New Community Offers the Chance to Win a Trip to Belize and More

November 17, 2021

We are excited to be partnering with our friends at Mostly Green on the launch of their new community focused…

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Which Whale am I Watching? A Visual Guide to Identifying Whales by Their Tails

November 4, 2021

Whales often raise their tails, called flukes, out of the water when they dive, and flukes have characteristics that are…

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Palau’s Jellyfish Lake Awaits Your Visit

November 1, 2021

Palau’s famous Ongeim’l Tketau, or Jellyfish Lake, on Mecherchar Island is a saltwater lake known worldwide for its profusion of…

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It’s A Great Time to Donate Stock to Charity

October 22, 2021

With the recent appreciation in the stock market, now would be a great time to consider making a charitable donation…

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Oceanic Society and Seiko Partner to Support Sea Turtle Conservation

October 19, 2021

We are delighted to announce a new partnership between Oceanic Society and Seiko Watch of America that will support our…

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coral reef survey

Groundbreaking Survey of the World’s Reefs Reveals the Extent of the Coral Reef Crisis

October 8, 2021

Today, after spending ten years assessing the state of coral reefs around the world, the Khaled bin Sultan Living Oceans…

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killer whales (orcas) near Farallon Islands

Killer Whale Sightings Near Farallon Islands Support Research

October 6, 2021

One of the most exciting aspects of making the trip to the Farallon Islands is that we never know just what…

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Coral Reef With Turtles

New Framework for Important Marine Turtle Areas Presented at the World Conservation Congress

September 29, 2021

Every four years, the world’s largest federation of nature experts — The International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN)…

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Update Regarding COVID-19 and Oceanic Society Expeditions

September 24, 2021

Post updated: September 24, 2021 (originally posted March 19, 2020) Dear Travelers, As we move into the fall season, there…

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great blue hole belize

Oceanic Society and Planet Oat Partner to Build Awareness for Ocean Conservation

August 31, 2021

We are excited to announce a new partnership between Oceanic Society and Planet Oat Oatmilk that aims to raise awareness for…

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What Can I Do About Climate Change? Your Questions Answered.

August 12, 2021

Climate change widespread, rapid, and intensifying The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s (IPCC) August 9, 2021 press release was clear-…

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Oceanic Society Community Events Support Pro-Ocean Action

July 30, 2021

Beyond our expeditions and whale watch cruises, Oceanic Society offers a variety of free events for our community members such…

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Beautiful Bahamas Beach

The Wild Out Islands of the Bahamas

July 13, 2021

When people hear “Bahamas,” they often conjure images of bustling Nassau, Freeport, and Grand Bahamas where the only wild things…

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sea turtle and plastic bag

2021 State of the World’s Sea Turtles Report Published

June 17, 2021

We are pleased to announce the publication of SWOT Report—The State of the World’s Sea Turtles, Vol. XVI! You can…

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5 Ways to Celebrate World Oceans Day

June 8, 2021

World Oceans Day (June 8) is a global ocean celebration that provides a unique opportunity to honor, help protect, and…

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