Australian Marine Protections Rolled Back

Australian Marine Protections Rolled Back

Down Under is blessed with some of the world’s richest marine ecosystems. After years of input from the public and the scientific community in 2012 the Australian government created a ring of marine protected areas that encircled the continent. The ambitious plan...
News From the Maritimes, Part 5

News From the Maritimes, Part 5

This is the fifth and final episode in a series of posts by Blue Ocean co-founder Bob Frerck, telling of the experiences of his family’s vacation combined with Blue Ocean research traveling through Canada’s Atlantic Maritime Provinces – After leaving...
News from the Maritimes, Part 4

News from the Maritimes, Part 4

This is the fourth episode in a series of posts by Blue Ocean co-founder Bob Frerck, telling of the experiences of his family’s vacation combined with Blue Ocean research traveling through Canada’s Atlantic Maritime Provinces – Unfortunately, we had to...
Banning Throw Away Plastics

Banning Throw Away Plastics

Plastic Free in Seattle It seems obvious that they are reading our Blue Ocean posts in Seattle and taking to heart, our advice on curbing plastic pollution. In Celebrating Plastic-Free July we described the problem of “single use, throw-away, non-biodegradable”...
News from the Maritimes, Part 3

News from the Maritimes, Part 3

This is the third in a series of posts by Blue Ocean co-founder Bob Frerck, telling of the experiences of his family’s vacation combined with Blue Ocean research traveling through Canada’s Atlantic Maritime Provinces — In News from the Maritimes,...
Tesla on the Water:  The SoelCat 12 Experience

Tesla on the Water: The SoelCat 12 Experience

The advances made in clean energy over the last several years have been truly inspiring and offer hope that mankind may actually be coming to grips with the challenges of climate change and global warming. (photo – solarwind 3) Wind farms sprout across the...