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National Geographic released the documentary “Yaganes” 615 847 The Forum for the Conservation of the Patagonian Sea

National Geographic released the documentary “Yaganes”

National Geographic presented the documentary “Yaganes”. The audiovisual piece shows the result of an unprecedented expedition, carried out by National Geographic’s conservation initiative Pristine Seas, to the Argentine zone of Tierra del Fuego, Isla de los Estados and the oceanic part of the Drake passage, known as the Yaganes basin.

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Strategic meeting convened more than twenty organizations for the conservation of the Patagonian Sea 1032 774 The Forum for the Conservation of the Patagonian Sea

Strategic meeting convened more than twenty organizations for the conservation of the Patagonian Sea

Marine Protected Areas, pollution of seas and coastal areas, and salmon farming were some of the themes discussed by the near 40 representatives from more than 20 civil society organizations from Argentina, Brazil, Chile and Uruguay from the integrated approach proposed by the Forum for the Conservation of the Patagonian Sea. The meeting took place during the 16th plenary session of the network, from 6 to 9 November in Mar del Plata.

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NGOs united for the creation and management of Marine Protected Areas in Chile 1025 668 The Forum for the Conservation of the Patagonian Sea

NGOs united for the creation and management of Marine Protected Areas in Chile

Chilean civil society organizations coordinated their efforts and experience during the Workshop “Developing guidelines for the creation and management of Marine Protected Areas in Chile”.

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More than 40 experts analyze the challenges for effective Marine Protected Areas in Argentina 960 720 The Forum for the Conservation of the Patagonian Sea

More than 40 experts analyze the challenges for effective Marine Protected Areas in Argentina

Which are the potential threats associated with human activities at sea Which are the main institutional strengthening challenges for the management of marine protected areas located over seas? To start delineating some answers to these and other questions, the “Technical Workshop on the Implementation of National Marine Protected Areas in the Argentine Sea, Challenges for the implementation of effective MPAs” was held.

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Environmental organizations warn about salmon farming risks in Tierra del Fuego 1000 974 The Forum for the Conservation of the Patagonian Sea

Environmental organizations warn about salmon farming risks in Tierra del Fuego

A report issued by the Forum for the Conservation of the Patagonian Sea and Areas of influence warns of the serious impacts that salmon and trout farming would have on the Argentine coast if the initiatives being considered by the national government and the province of Tierra del Fuego are approved.

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The second year of the regional school for managers of Marine Protected Areas begins 500 487 The Forum for the Conservation of the Patagonian Sea

The second year of the regional school for managers of Marine Protected Areas begins

For the second consecutive year, Argentina, Chile and Uruguay coordinate efforts to strengthen the capacities of those responsible for Marine Protected Areas in order to contribute to their effective management. Regional focus, focus on competencies and inter-institutional articulation are some of the keys to this initiative, unprecedented in the region.

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Bi-oceanic Park announced in Argentina and Chile 1000 754 The Forum for the Conservation of the Patagonian Sea

Bi-oceanic Park announced in Argentina and Chile

The Forum for the Conservation of the Patagonian Sea and Areas of Influence accompanies and celebrates the recent declarations of the governments of Argentina and…

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New MPA are declared and Chile reaches 42% of marine protected surface 1247 831 The Forum for the Conservation of the Patagonian Sea

New MPA are declared and Chile reaches 42% of marine protected surface

On February 27th, the chilean president, Michelle Bachelet, signed the decrees to create 5 new Marine Protected Areas that will contribute to cover 42% of…

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Marine expedición to Argentina´s Isla de los Estados and Tierra del Fuego 1002 668 The Forum for the Conservation of the Patagonian Sea

Marine expedición to Argentina´s Isla de los Estados and Tierra del Fuego

A marine expedition to Isla de los Estados and Tierra del Fuego was developed by NatGeo Pristine Seas in collaboration with the argentinean Environment and…

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Concludes successfully the first course for Managers of MPA of the Southern Cone 1280 853 The Forum for the Conservation of the Patagonian Sea

Concludes successfully the first course for Managers of MPA of the Southern Cone

Sixteen representatives from 11 government institutions count on more and better tools to manage Marine Protected Areas (MPA) in Argentina, Chile and Uruguay. This was…

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