This summer, Dr. Sylvia Earle and her team at Mission Blue officially declared Scotland's Argyll Coast and Islands as a Hope Spot.
Mission Blue Hope Spot: Pangatalan Island, Philippines
This little island in the Philippines is making giant strides when it comes to conservation and restoration of its surrounding marine environment.
Sydney Coast Declared Mission Blue Hope Spot
Sylvia Earle and her team at Mission Blue officially declared Australia's Sydney Coast as a Hope Spot during the Ocean Lovers Festival in Sydney in April.
Hope Spot for White Sharks: Salisbury Island, Australia
Dr. Sylvia Earle and her team at Mission Blue have just announced a new Hope Spot - a haven for white sharks - off of Western Australia's coastline.
Mission Blue Hope Spot: Emperor Seamount Chain
Mission Blue has designated the Emperor Seamount Chain as a Hope Spot. Hope Spots are unique areas of the ocean critical to the health of the blue planet.