Pew Charitable Trusts

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Philadelphia United States

The Pew Charitable Trusts is an independent non-profit, non-governmental organization (NGO), founded in 1948. With over US $5 billion in assets, its stated mission is to serve the public interest by "improving public policy, informing the public, and stimulating civic life". Wikipedia

Pew Charitable Trusts
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Philadelphia United States

The Pew Charitable Trusts is an independent non-profit, non-governmental organization (NGO), founded in 1948. With over US $5 billion in assets, its stated mission is to serve the public interest by "improving public policy, informing the public, and stimulating civic life". Wikipedia

Jun 24, 8:45 AM

Pew marine fellow @ashadevos has announced the first sighting of the Omuras whale in the waters of Sri Lanka. The elusive Omuras whale grows to 33 feet, yet we know little about them. This discovery provides a missing piece of the jigsaw puzzleit shows how the population connects across the eastern Indian ocean and the western Indian Ocean. #whale #whalesighting #oceanscience #oceanswell #srilanka #pewmarinefellows

Jun 23, 0:22 PM

Endangered Hawaiian monk seals are found only one place on Earth. Luckily, their homePapahnaumokukeais now protected thanks to a marine reserve created by President Bush and expanded by President Obama. Get the story of how this monumental conservation victory happened, and whats next for ocean protections, on the latest episode of After the Fact. Link in bio. #hawaii #nationalmonument #ocean #conservation #marinereserves #Papahanaumokuakea #podcast #environment #environmental #seal #monkseal #seals #podcasts

Jun 20, 3:51 PM

Whitetip sharks hunt on a reef off Fiji. Sharks like these will benefit from new protections announced by Fiji at this months U.N. Ocean Conference. Fiji is committed to developing plans to better protect sharks and rays in their waters. : Cat Holloway #underwaterphotography #shark #sharks #coral #coralreef #whitetip #conservation #ocean #pacificocean #fiji #fijiislands #SaveOurOcean #UnitedNations #WorldOceanFestival #GlobalGoals #sdg14

Jun 19, 5:56 PM

Double trouble? A reflective saltwater crocodile prowls the waters edge in Australias Kakadu National Park. The park is one of the planets few World Heritage sites listed for both its natural and cultural values. Home to a wetland and bird-breeding area of global importance as well as thousands of Aboriginal rock art sites, Kakadu is jointly managed by Traditional Owners and Parks Australia. Its also featured in our new report My Country, Our Outback as a key example of successful Outback land management. : Kerry Trapnell. #australia #outback #water #reptiles #reptilesofinstagram #teeth #environment #conservation #seeaustralia #kakadu #parksaustralia #crocodiles #igaustralia #outbackaustralia #worldheritage #worldheritagesite #unesco #unescoworldheritage #unescoworldheritagesite