Plastic Pollution Solutions

Plastic Pollution Solutions

This is the second of Heather Kuhlken’s articles from the Our Ocean Youth Leadership Summit held in conjunction with the 2017 Our Ocean Conference that took place in Malta earlier this month. In Heather’s first report, Hope For Our Ocean, she focused on...
California’s Kelp Forests in Deep Trouble!

California’s Kelp Forests in Deep Trouble!

Human-kind has repeatedly learned, often belatedly, that nature’s eco-systems exist within a complex, interdependent, relationship within their environment. Although these relationships seem robust, we often find that this balance can be surprisingly fragile and...
Youth Leaders offer Hope For Our Ocean

Youth Leaders offer Hope For Our Ocean

Heather Kuhlken, our Blue Ocean contributor at large, just returned from the Our Ocean Youth Leadership Summit held in conjunction with the 2017 Our Ocean Conference that took place in Malta earlier this month. Here is Heather’s report Hope For Our Ocean, on the...
Today’s Hatfields and McCoys Battle Over Coal

Today’s Hatfields and McCoys Battle Over Coal

In the second half of the 1800s the coal country of West Virginia and Kentucky erupted in a bitter feud that took many lives and played out over multiple generations. More than a century later, the historic battle between the Hatfields and McCoys remains synonymous...