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Talking #WomeninConservation for International Women’s Day

Posted On February 28, 2017 by

Calling all Twitter-savvy ocean lovers: In honor of International Women’s Day, we’re celebrating some of the fantastic females in the fields of science and conservation. Join us on Wednesday, March 8 for a Twitter chat where you can hear insights from women around the world (and contribute your own thoughts, too).

Tune in on Wednesday as we share questions throughout the day about what it’s like to be a woman in the field, and share profiles of some of our own inspiring female scientists.

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Sharing Stories on Twitter for #WorldOceansDay

Posted On June 11, 2016 by

Yesterday, marine enthusiasts from around the world came together to share why they love the ocean and what they’re doing to protect it. The Twitter chat, hosted by Ocean Conservancy, was in honor of World Oceans Day and featured our own Chief Scientist, George Leonard. Topics ranged from the most pressing issue facing our ocean to the most underappreciated ocean animal, with scores of good stories and photos in between.

If you missed it, not to fear. See some of the responses below and keep the conversation going with #OCchat!

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#OCchat: Join Us on Twitter for World Oceans Day

Posted On June 1, 2016 by

Calling all ocean lovers: In honor of World Ocean’s Day, we’re celebrating all things ocean conservation. Join us next Wednesday, June 8th to hear insights from marine enthusiasts around the world, including our own Chief Scientist George Leonard, and contribute your own thoughts, too. Tune in Wednesday as we share questions throughout the day about reasons to love the ocean and what we can do to protect it.

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Sharing Stories of #WomeninConservation

Posted On March 14, 2016 by

Last week, some of the best and brightest women in conservation came together to discuss their experiences in the field. The Twitter chat, hosted by Ocean Conservancy in honor of International Women’s Day, emphasized the importance of encouraging young women interested in science and supporting fellow females in conservation. Dozens of participants shared stories, photos and advice about the thrills and challenges of being a woman in the industry.

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#WomeninConservation Chat: Join Us for International Women’s Day

Posted On March 4, 2016 by

Calling all ocean lovers: In honor of International Women’s Day, we’re celebrating some of the fantastic females in the fields of science and conservation. Join us next Tuesday, March 8 to hear insights from women around the world (and contribute your own thoughts, too).

Tune in on Tuesday as we share questions throughout the day about what it’s like to be a women in the field, and share profiles of some of our own inspiring female scientists.

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