Julia Marton-Lefèvre

Message from the Director General: IUCN's work on protecting the oceans

IUCN Director General Julia Marton-Lefèvre talks about the major threats to marine biodiversity and explains what IUCN is doing to protect the oceans. …  

23 Jul 2010 | Video

Silver spinyfin (Diretmus argenteus)

Sea to summit: seamounts in the Indian Ocean

Seamounts are hotspots of biological activity but they are still little known to scientists. So what in fact are they, why are they so special and what are the threats that they're facing? Watch Dr. Alex Rogers from the Zoological Society in London explain. …  

28 Jul 2010 | Video

Tarawa Atoll, Kiribati

Climate change and the oceans

How does climate change affect the oceans and marine biodiversity? Watch this video and learn about ocean acidification, invasive species and other threats that oceans face due to climate change. …  

30 Jul 2010 | Video