Marine Conservation

More than 20 organizations gathered for the Patagonian Sea conservation

More than 20 organizations gathered for the Patagonian Sea conservation 960 640 The Forum for the Conservation of the Patagonian Sea

With the common goal of preserving the seas of the Southern Cone, members of more than 20 NGOs from Argentina, Brazil, Chile and Uruguay met in Valdivia, Chile, from November 20 to 23. The framework was promoted by the XV Plenary Meeting of the Forum for the Conservation of the Patagonian Sea and Areas of Influence.

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Opportunity for joint conservation activities between Argentina and Chile

Opportunity for joint conservation activities between Argentina and Chile 1040 492 The Forum for the Conservation of the Patagonian Sea

In the 8th Binational Meeting of Argentina and Chile Ministers that took place in Buenos Aires on December 16th with the presence of both ambassadors, they agreed in the “identification of marine areas of mutual…

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International meeting of the civil society: Conservation of the Southern Cone seas

International meeting of the civil society: Conservation of the Southern Cone seas 1024 683 The Forum for the Conservation of the Patagonian Sea

In early November 2015 two activities aimed at the conservation of biodiversity in the seas of the region will take place in La Paloma, Uruguay: a training course for leaders and an international meeting of…

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Lobo Orensanz

Lobo Orensanz 1000 562 The Forum for the Conservation of the Patagonian Sea

Renowned marine biologist Lobo Orensanz passed away on January 5, 2015, in Puerto Madryn, Argentina, where he lived and worked. He was a senior scientist at the CENPAT – CONICET research center. He pioneered many…

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XII Meeting of the Forum in Chile

XII Meeting of the Forum in Chile 960 643 The Forum for the Conservation of the Patagonian Sea

The Forum for the Conservation of the Patagonian Sea and Areas of Influence will hold its XII Plenary Meeting in Puerto Varas, Los Lagos Region, Chile, on October 25 and 26, 2014. Oceana will be…

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The Forum celebrates the “Blue Pampas” argentinean initiative

The Forum celebrates the “Blue Pampas” argentinean initiative 150 150 The Forum for the Conservation of the Patagonian Sea

The Forum celebrates the “Pampa Azul” (Blue Pampas) initiative, fostered by the Ministry for Science, Technology and Innovation, and announced by the President, Mrs. Cristina Fernández de Kirchner. The initiative will consist in a mid-term,…

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2013, a year of achievements and challenges for the Forum

2013, a year of achievements and challenges for the Forum 960 640 The Forum for the Conservation of the Patagonian Sea

Reunión Plenaria del Foro, Buenos Aires 2013. © Cecilia Allen – Aves Argentinas Vista del Atlántico Sur desde un barco de investigación. © Laura Schejter, INIDEP-CONICET In May the Forum had its XI Plenary Meeting…

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Young Leaders of Marine Conservation

Young Leaders of Marine Conservation 960 473 The Forum for the Conservation of the Patagonian Sea

The training program for Young Leaders of Marine Conservation aims to train professionals with a trans-disciplinary approach, while fostering communication and exchange of experiences between them. The courses are aimed at issues related to the…

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New book on important areas for the Patagonian Sea conservation

New book on important areas for the Patagonian Sea conservation 1024 683 The Forum for the Conservation of the Patagonian Sea

Member organizations of the Forum for the Conservation of the Patagonian Sea have published recently a book in Spanish with maps and information on 22 relevant sites for the conservation of species, habitats and ecosystems…

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The Forum at the Biogical Diversity Convention at Hyderabad, India

The Forum at the Biogical Diversity Convention at Hyderabad, India 1024 791 The Forum for the Conservation of the Patagonian Sea

On October 16th, 2012, Ana Di Pangracio from Fundación Ambiente y Recursos Naturales (FARN) spoke representing the Forum for the Conservation of the Patagonian Sea and Areas of Influence at the side event organized by…

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