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Stay informed: The latest news from our marine conservation project

Would you like to stay up to date about our project?  Then you came to the right page!  We love to share our passion, latest news, publications, special community events and job opportunities with you.

A Positive Voice

As a general rule in the media world, bad news sells.  But we are not here to sell, neither are we here to get more likes or the most shares.  We are here because we want to publicize and celebrate conservation victories, no matter how small, a little faith can be restored in the public’s view of where the natural world is heading.  We need positive conservation news amidst the tragedy in order to keep ourselves and you motivated, inspired and determined.

Share Your News With Us!

Do you have a great (conservation) story that you would like to share with us?  You can reach out to us by sending an email or send us a message via Facebook or Instagram.  We are looking forward to hear from you!

Lots of people in this beautiful world think that sharks are scary! Blood-thirsty, raw blooded killers, on a mission to human-hunt! They’re big, fast and scary and have thousands upon thousands of...

The Gili Islands in Indonesia are famous for the amazing underwater world, lots of turtles and (baby) sharks! Divers from all over the world come to experience the warm and clear idyllic...

Coral Restoration Corals are not only pretty to look at! They are vital to marine life. Coral reefs also protect the shores from storms and tsunamis. They even prevent erosion of beaches....

Are you tossing and turning at night because you can’t decide whether a solo trip will be right for you? Traveling alone can be a rewarding journey if you know how to...

Five reasons why everybody should do marine conservation at least once in their life! Being part of a conservation project is a unique chance to grow yourself and make a difference in...

Traveling sometimes does not make it easy to be environmentally friendly – especially when the place you are traveling to are remote islands! Here are some easy ways that you can help...

As a scuba diver, how many times have you been asked the questions “Aren’t you scared of sharks?” or have been told “I’d never go scuba diving – what if there was...

Did you know that Gili Islands are actually classed as a Marine Protected Area? Not many people are aware that the Gili Islands are actually classed as a Marine Protected Area called...

Without sharks there would be nothing. They are the most essential keystone species to many aquatic ecosystems. Whilst people think that sharks are “dangerous” and “scary” they only attack on average sixteen...

Most likely, the reason you want to  join the Gili Shark Conservation Project is that you care about the marine environment. One of the best parts of our program is that although...