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By Edition On Thursday, May 17th, 2018
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Sea Turtle Conservation Curaçao starts crowdfunding

WILLEMSTAD - Sea Turtle Conservation Curaçao (STCC) wants to investigate the turtle disease that was discovered in January at nine different locations in the Curaçao waters. In order to do this, the organization More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, March 1st, 2017
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Ninety percent of predatory fish gone from Caribbean coral reefs due to overfishing

Researchers at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill have found that up to 90 percent of predatory fish are gone from Caribbean coral reefs, straining the ocean ecosystem and coastal economy. The good More...

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By Edition On Monday, October 5th, 2015
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Curacao Sea Aquarium deep sea display update

After 4 years in Curacao and some of the most amazing fishes known to man, I thought I had seen it all and was beginning to have doubts about whether we would find a new species that is as unique as the ecosystem More...

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By Edition On Friday, May 15th, 2015
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A film Explores Curaçao’s effort to become a Caribbean haven for coral

After months of reporting and planning, a frenetic week of filming in March, and many long nights in the editing suite, 10 Pace University communication students, with guidance from Prof. Maria Luskay and me, have More...

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By Edition On Monday, May 4th, 2015
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Kit: “Up Close with a Shark? You Bet!”

I've always wanted to have a shark encounter but there had to be a way for me to do it without putting myself at risk. As an action-adventure junkie, I found the perfect way to do it when I visited the Dutch island More...

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By Edition On Friday, January 30th, 2015
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Lionfish: The ocean invaders (video)

WILLEMSTAD – We wanted to share with you this video about the lionfish, which has become a major problem in the Atlantic region, including the Caribbean. It's believed aquarium owners first dumped lionfish off More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, January 28th, 2015
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Extra money for shark protection

WILLEMSTAD - Earlier this week the Dutch ‘Postcode Loterij’ approved a grant of USD 1,9 mln for a three year project aimed at shark protection in the waters of Aruba, Bonaire, Curacao, Saba, Sint Eustatius and More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, May 7th, 2014
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Research done in Curacao and Bonaire – How the famous Marshmallow Study explains Environmental Conservation

A marine biologist discovers the importance of behavioral economics In the Stanford marshmallow experiment, arguably the most famous study ever conducted on the concept of delayed gratification, children were More...

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By Edition On Monday, November 25th, 2013
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Rare species of dolphin and shark around Curacao

WILLEMSTAD – Researchers from IMARES Wageningen UR have counted sea creatures from an airplane this month. The research in the waters of Aruba, Bonaire and Curacao focused mainly on species and distribution. Notable More...