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Living Oceans

Shaping the Future – Safeguarding Planet Ocean: An outline of the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead on our pathway to a more sustainable future

Living Oceans: Tubbataha/Philippines protecting the global center of coral diversity

On Sharks and Storms  WFC Councillor Anna Oposa reports first-hand on the efforts rebuild livelihoods and rehabilitate coastal marine life in the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan

Island Living

Message in a Bottle Private island owner Pamela Kimberly shares the inside line on life on Tavanipupu

Island Castaways without Compromise Song Saa Private Island – The proof that luxury and green-thinking can go hand in hand

Getting a Taste for Private Island Life When it comes to high-class cuisine you don’t have to import to impress. Laucala Island’s Executive Chef Anthony Healy reveals all about producing quality food using home-grown produce

Cover Stories

Palau – Protecting Oceans, Protecting Futures The small island state that made a big impact on international environmental policies. Oceans&Islands takes a closer look at Palau – the Pacific’s most forwardthinking nation

The Godfather of all Private Islands We take a look behind the scenes of The Brando – French Polynesia’s most exquisite eco-friendly escape

Private Islands in Public Hands Tracking the trend of governments buying islands

Plastic Fantastic? The search for the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 revealed our oceans to be filled with human waste. What are the consequences for our marine ecosystems?


Cartoons  Scotland’s real-life Robinson Crusoe presents his humorous take on private island living

Reviews Oceans&Islands presents our top literary tips for the coming quarter

Dream Island Quiz  Owning an island is a dream shared by many – but how do you know which is the right one for you? This handy quiz will help you decide!