New 7 Wonders Vote before July 7!

Hey everyone, If you haven't yet voted for Cocos on the second round of the New 7 Wonders contest remember to do it before July 7th, that's the last day to vote! Even if you voted on the first round last year we need to do it once more. Please help Cocos…Read More

COSTA RICA LAUNCHES VIRTUAL COCOS ISLAND SITE TO PROMOTE MARINE CONSERVATION AND POSITION IT AS ONE OF THE SEVEN WONDERS OF NATURE

SAN JOSE, Costa Rica – February 6, 2009 – Cocos Island, an unmatched, uninhabited rainforest oasis in the Pacific Ocean and New Natural 7 Wonders of Nature nominee for Costa Rica, will premiere in the virtual world of Second Life® (SL) as the first replicated…Read More

Donations! Donations! Donations!

All right everyone, we need your help. The Cocos Island Marine Conservation Area (ACMIC) needs to give EL Capitan an overhaul. El Capitan is a second-hand patrolling vessel donated to the conservation area last year by the French Fund for World…Read More

COCOS ISLAND RANKED AT # 2, AS THE NEXT PHASE OF VOTING TAKES OFF. REMEMBER TO RECAST YOUR VOTE!!!

261 nominees in 7 categories—and the race to the Top 77 is heating up The 261 nominees are divided into 7 categories * and the leading 11 nominees in each group are highlighted to show their top-ranking status at the moment. When second stage voting ends on…Read More

This week's Economist

Hi everyone! Happy new year! I just wanted to mention this week's Economist has an excellent special report on the sea called Troubled waters. It deals with human impact on the ocean, deep-sea mining, "the curse of carbon," overfishing, showcases the…Read More

CNN Planet in Peril Cocos Tonight!

CNN presents Planet in Peril, an inside look at the battle between humanity and natural resources. Shark finning issues around the island and the catastrophic consequences of these acts will be featured as part of this program. Destruction of the shark…Read More

Do you want to live on Isla del Coco? Cocos Island Conservation Project is looking for a Volunteer Fundraiser

One of the goals of Cocos Island Conservation Project is to raise funds to combat illegal fishing by assisting the park’s patrolling program. Over the last year, more than US$35,000 were raised through face-to-face fundraising over six months on the…Read More
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