UBC seahorse expert wins top animal conservation award
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.
May 12, 2020
Small-scale fisheries have big impact on oceans
A new UBC study has found that small-scale fisheries may have a much larger impact on ocean ecosystems than previously thought, due to a lack of data on their development over time.
Sep 13, 2017
Citizen scientists spot rare seahorse in Canadian waters
UBC’s Project Seahorse announced today a rare documented sighting of a seahorse in Canadian waters.
May 22, 2014
Crowdsourcing Seahorses: New smartphone app offers hope for seahorse science and conservation
New iSeahorse app harnesses the power of ‘citizen scientists’ to protect seahorses from overfishing and other threats.
Oct 8, 2013
Expedition team releases photographs of threatened double-barrier reef
A rare double-barrier reef in the Philippines is facing grave threats and urgently needs increased protection, according to new photographic evidence released today by a team of marine conservationists and photographers organized by Project Seahorse, a partnership of the University of British Columbia and the Zoological Society of London.
Apr 15, 2013