Life Beyond Plastics:  Bee Kind Wraps

Life Beyond Plastics: Bee Kind Wraps

We should all be aware by now of the serious threat that plastics pose for the world’s oceans. Blue Ocean has published numerous articles describing the problem and others that suggest solutions like recycling. But these traditional solutions have shortcomings. For...
Coral Vita Cofounders Are 30 Under 30 Entrepreneurs

Coral Vita Cofounders Are 30 Under 30 Entrepreneurs

One billion of the world’s population rely on coral reefs for their food, livelihood or to protect vulnerable coastal habitats. Unfortunately, these coral reefs are severely threatened by development, pollution, climate change and overfishing. It is estimated that 30%...
Seahorse Condos in Long Beach

Seahorse Condos in Long Beach

This is a very personal and inspiring story about how caring for very small creatures can lead to a very big change in someone’s life. Meet Roger Hanson and his amazing friends. My name is Roger Hanson. I am a retired school teacher, age 67, and tho I live 75 miles...
How do Marine Animals Survive a Hurricane?

How do Marine Animals Survive a Hurricane?

The 2017 hurricane season officially ends on November 30 and with 18 named storms this season will enter the history books as the eighth most active season recorded since 1851. As severe and devastating as it was for the Gulf Coast and Caribbean it still produced...
What Killed Hundreds of Sea Turtles off El Salvador?

What Killed Hundreds of Sea Turtles off El Salvador?

As many as 400 sea turtles were found dead, floating in waters eight miles off El Salvador’s Pacific coast near the Jiquilisco Bay biosphere reserve as reported in The Telegraph. Officials from the Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources have collected samples...