Mikki McComb-Kobza and Ocean First win Go Blue Award

Mikki McComb-Kobza and Ocean First win Go Blue Award

Congratulations to our Ocean Ally Mikki McComb-Kobza and the Ocean First Institute on receiving the Blue Friend of the Year Award at the Go Blue Awards Gala held in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida on Friday, October 27. Mikki is Executive Director of Ocean First Institute...
Branson to Trump “Climate Change is Real”

Branson to Trump “Climate Change is Real”

As Hurricane Irma passed through the British Virgin Islands on its deadly course across the Caribbean. Necker Island, the privately owned island of Virgin founder Richard Branson took a direct hit. Branson and his staff rode out the storm in a concrete bunker/wine...
Jaws Revisited and the Peter Benchley Ocean Awards

Jaws Revisited and the Peter Benchley Ocean Awards

In 1975 the Jaws phenomenon transformed ocean awareness and awakened a huge interest in sharks. Few movies have had the enormous impact that Jaws had and the myth of the killer, rogue shark, unfortunately still lingers today.   Fortunately, Jaws propelled Peter...