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Latest Sultan Living Oceans Foundation Stories

2013-11-12 08:46:24

LANDOVER, Md., Nov. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Khaled bin Sultan Living Oceans Foundation launches a new website to illustrate their findings from one of the largest coral reef research projects ever conducted. The Foundation's Global Reef Expedition is a six-year circumnavigation of the planet involving more than a hundred scientists from many nations. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click:...

2012-12-12 08:22:32

LANDOVER, Md., Dec. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- From Nov 13(th) to December 11(th) 2012 a team of scientists from the Khaled bin Sultan Living Oceans Foundation, joined by visiting researchers, conducted hundreds of underwater survey dives on reefs in the Tuamotu Archipelago of French Polynesia. This study follows research the team did earlier in the Society Islands and has produced some noticeable differences between the two island groups. "We basically repeat the same survey...

2012-01-08 10:22:00

LANDOVER, Md., Jan. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On January 8(th) to 11(th) 2012, the Khaled bin Sultan Living Oceans Foundation will lead a three day symposium of coral reef conservation in the Red Sea, taking place at the King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, (KAUST) in Thuwal, Saudi Arabia. The symposium marks the conclusion of four years of Red Sea research by the Khaled bin Sultan Living Oceans Foundation, working primarily in collaboration with the Saudi...

2011-04-07 16:33:00

NASSAU, Bahamas, April 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Living Oceans Foundation has chosen The Bahamas for the opening of its Global Reef Expedition, a five year, world-wide study of the health of the coral reef environments. In making the announcement, Captain Philip Renaud, USN (ret), the Foundation's Executive Director, noted that up to 80 percent of all life on the earth is found in the oceans, and that the health of the coral reefs is critical to the health of many species that inhabit...