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Tyler Stiem
Communications Manager
email: t.stiem@fisheries.ubc.ca
tel: +1 604-827-5142

"My work will help the Vietnamese government understand the current status of its seahorse populations."

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Eric has extensive experience with not for profits, community groups, government and corporate stakeholders.  He has worked on over half a dozen national and international Multi-Sport Games in...

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A review of 135 accounts of predation on seahorses and pipefishes identified 82 predator species, with nine species of seahorses and 25 of pipefishes recorded as prey. These cryptic fishes were...

 

News
October 6, 2014
Read about Project Seahorse’s work over the past year in our newly published 2013 annual report, now available online.  Highlights include the launch of iSeahorse, landmark trade...
News
October 6, 2014
Read about Project Seahorse’s work over the past year in our newly published 2013 annual report, now available online.  Highlights include the launch of iSeahorse, landmark trade...
News
July 23, 2014
The Guylian Seahorses of the World photo competition is back!  The contest brings together the very best seahorse photos of underwater photographers from all over the world.  Send in your...
News
February 21, 2014
Expedition: Danajon Bank, our international marine conservation photo exhibit, opens on Feb. 25th at ZSL London Zoo! Enter our Facebook contest with Guylian Belgian Chocolate to win tasty...
News
January 15, 2014
Expedition: Danajon Bank, our international marine conservation photo exhibit, is now live in three cities! Find out how you can visit one of these beautiful and educational exhibits: John G. Shedd...
Press Release
May 21, 2014
The University of British Columbia’s Project Seahorse announced today a rare documented sighting of a seahorse in Canadian waters. The sighting comes to light as a result of iSeahorse.org, the...
Press Release
October 8, 2013
Marine conservationists from the University of British Columbia (UBC), Zoological Society of London (ZSL), and John G. Shedd Aquarium, Chicago today launched a smartphone app that could lead to...
Press Release
April 14, 2013
A rare double-barrier reef in the Philippines is facing grave threats and urgently needs increased protection, according to new photographic evidence released today by a team of marine...
Press Release
March 5, 2013
Marine scientists and the world’s top nature photographers are teaming up to reveal for the first time the beauty of a rare double-barrier reef in the Philippines – and the imminent threats it faces...
Position Statement
April 18, 2009
Project Seahorse recognizes that a sustainable trade in syngnathids for the public aquarium market has a role to play in the conservation of seahorses and pipefishes (syngnathids). All consumers of...
Position Statement
April 18, 2009
Project Seahorse supports environmentally and socially responsible syngnathid aquaculture. Syngnathid aquaculture has received much attention recently both as a potentially lucrative commercial...
Position Statement
April 18, 2009
Project Seahorse encourages the careful management of captive syngnathids so as to ensure that casual releases into natural habitats do not occur. Syngnathid populations are threatened in some parts...
Position Statement
April 18, 2009
Project Seahorse cautions against mating across different species (hybridization) of seahorses and pipefishes (syngnathids). Trade in hybrid offspring of such matings may compromise captive breeding...