Sailing to Barcelona - Come onboard!

04 June 2008 | News story

As part of IUCN´s World Conservation Congress (5-14 October 2008, Barcelona, Spain), Sailing to Barcelona will give a voice to creative marine conservation efforts from various corners of the world.

Sailing to Barcelona is helping to build new and innovative partnerships for future action, and raise awareness beyond the conservation community. Sailing boats, research vessels and environmentally-friendly ships will be the powerful tools used to visually communicate this action. Please join us onboard this adventure, help us hoist the sails of passion and dedication, and steer towards a “bluer” future! More info


This image shows the courtship behavior of Indian Bull frogs (Holobatrachus tigerinus). During the monsoon, the breeding males become bright yellow in color, while females remain dull. The prominent blue vocal sacs of male produce strong nasal mating call.