The Tigers of the Sea

The Tigers of the Sea

It’s International Tiger Day, which raises awareness for tiger conservation around the world. At the beginning of the 20th century, there was thought to be 100,000 wild tigers. Today, there are only 3,900 tigers left. These beautiful creatures are in significant...
Mangroves: Super Forests We Must Protect

Mangroves: Super Forests We Must Protect

“If there are no mangrove forests, then the sea will have no meaning. It is like having a tree with no roots, for the mangroves are the roots of the sea.”   — Fisherman, Trang Province, southern Thailand July 26 marks the second celebration of...
Skip the Shrimp

Skip the Shrimp

July 25th is Culinarians Day and we want to thank all our favorite chefs, cooks and culinary artists for making delicious food for all of us! Since food sustainability, packaging and sourcing is such an important issue here at Blue Ocean Network, we decided to take a...
Be Part of the Shark-Friendly Marina Initiative

Be Part of the Shark-Friendly Marina Initiative

Shark Week 2017 has officially arrived. At Blue Ocean Network, we recognize this week helps to break down stereotypes about sharks and educates the public about the important role these creatures play in our ecosystem. It’s estimated that 100 million sharks are killed...
A Deeper Dive on the Shipping Industry

A Deeper Dive on the Shipping Industry

We bet you didn’t know that today is International Day of the Seafarer. Started in 2011, June 25 is a day to raise awareness about the little known contributions seafarers make in your everyday life. (Photo – The International Register Management)   90% of...