Shining a light on the murky world of deep-sea mining

As negotiations to begin destructive deep-sea mining ramp up, so does the race to defend the deep.

Follow the negotiations at the International Seabed Authority from 21 March to 1 April 2022 here and join the movement to safeguard the ocean for future generations

The curly-cue shape is a characteristic of this chrysogorgid octocoral, called Iridogorgia.