Leadership in the Blue Frontier – David Helvarg

Leadership in the Blue Frontier – David Helvarg

“We get so much from the ocean in terms of recreation, transportation, trade, energy, protein, medicinal values and spiritual values, that sense of awe and wonder being part of something bigger than ourself, that we really need to get organized and give something...
Can Eco-Friendly Sunscreen Save Coral Reefs?

Can Eco-Friendly Sunscreen Save Coral Reefs?

Travellers who want to swim with migrating whale sharks near Cancun are often told by tour operators that only biodegradable sunscreen is permitted.  And those visiting the nearby Mayan-themed nature parks Xcaret and Xel-Ha face similar rules, lest travellers leave...
Project Aware’s Debris Month of Action

Project Aware’s Debris Month of Action

(Blue Ocean Network.com – September 5, 2014) — Project AWARE has launched “Debris Month of Action” – a time when thousands of scuba divers around the world rally together to take action against the trash from our everyday lives that makes its...
It’s Not Easy Being Green – Steve Weaver

It’s Not Easy Being Green – Steve Weaver

“You’ve got to listen to your customers and more and more we are getting clients that demand eco-friendly trips, and we have just scratched the surface. ” ~ Steve Weaver   Steve Weaver of Dreamweaver Travel has organized one trip a month for 31 years....