Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey

New books: 

Earle, Sylvia A. Blue Hope: Exploring and Caring for Earth's Magnificent Ocean
-QH541.5.S3E18 2014

Hiscock, Keith. Marine Biodiversity Conservation: a Practical Approach
-QH91.8.B6H57 2014

Weis, Judith S. Marine Pollution: What Everyone Needs to Know
-GC1085.W45 2015


In our print Reference Collection:

The Ocean and Coastal Conservation Guide
GC1020.O3 2005-06

Ocean Yearbook


In our DVD Collection: 

Lethal Seas
GC117.C37L493 2015

Saving the Ocean
GC1018.S285 2011



Marine Conservation Institute
A research and advocacy organization.  Links to publications in the areas of marine protected areas, fishing, and endangered species.

Marine Protected Areas of the United States
An overview of marine protected areas with links to government documents, case studies, and reports.

The website of the National Ocean and Atmospheric Administration.  Reports and statistics on U.S. ocean and climate issues.

Oceans and Law of the Sea

United Nations documents on the Law of the Sea.  Documents available in English, French, Spanish, Arabic, Chinese, and Russian.

The Ocean Conservancy
News and research reports are linked to the homepage of this education and research organization.

Pew Charitable Trusts: Protecting Ocean Life
Links to several reports including America's Living Oceans.

Protect Planet Ocean
A joint project involving UNEP and World Conservation Monitoring Centre.  Find information about specific Marine Protected Areas or about MPAs in general.

Originally launched by the Pew Charitable Trust, SeaWeb features reports and publications relating to ocean and marine resource conservation.

U.S. EPA Office of Wetlands, Oceans, Watersheds

Reports and legislation from this division of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

The World Bank Group: Coastal and Marine Management
World Bank project descriptions and publications.