Lifestyle

Every time you spend money, you’re casting a vote for the kind of world you want. —Anna Lappé

Lifestyle

What’s good for the ocean is good for us. Vote for the kind of ocean you want with each sustainable choice you make. Buying Ocean-friendly products or choosing sustainable seafood, all help. We will give you tips on zero-waste, explain the 4 R’s practices, describe how to maintain a low carbon footprint, and many other forms of ocean mindfulness will be featured here.

 

Summit 2014: Travelling Towards Sustainability

Summit 2014: Travelling Towards Sustainability

Our theme brings together four speakers with over a hundred years of experience in the dive community. As owners of dive travel companies or as marine scientists they have observed the disturbing directions that our ocean environment is taking. They realize the...

Global Warming Is a Hoax, Said Donald Trump!

Global Warming Is a Hoax, Said Donald Trump!

President Donald Trump famously said that Global Warming is a hoax, and now he appears to be on the cusp of withdrawing from the Paris Accord. See our recent post: EPA Head says “Get Out of Paris Accord.” But could future events come about that bite the President in...

First-Ever World Tuna Day – May 2, 2017

First-Ever World Tuna Day – May 2, 2017

After 5 years of persistent campaigning in the Pacific region by the Parties to the Nauru Agreement (PNA), the United Nations General Assembly voted in December 2016 to officially observe World Tuna Day, beginning May 2, 2017.  Word Tuna Day does not encourage eating...

China’s Demand for Fish is Unsustainable

China’s Demand for Fish is Unsustainable

Fisheries around the world are facing collapse. This unrelenting demand results in an irrational competition to see who can fish the last fish. As reported in the New York Times, experts now agree that 90% of the world's fisheries are fully exploited or facing...

The Fish On My Plate

The Fish On My Plate

“What fish should I eat that’s good for me and good for the planet?” This was the question that best selling author and lifelong fisherman Paul Greenberg asked himself as he traveled the world eating fish! You can see what answers Paul came away with during his...

Renewable Energy: Must Be Something Blowing In the Wind

Renewable Energy: Must Be Something Blowing In the Wind

News is poring in from around the world describing the innovative applications of clean energy, Off-shore wind farms in Europe, solar powered islands in the Pacific and solar lighting a path to education in Pakistan, are just a touch of what we are covering in this...

Flip Flop Facts: Find Out

Flip Flop Facts: Find Out

We have been posting a lot of news on the hazards of plastic waste in our oceans, but I bet you have not considered this everyday item that is posing a huge plastic pollution problem. Flip flops, like yours are ubiquitous around the world and millions are discarded...

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