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.

 

EPA Head says “Get Out of Paris Accord”

EPA Head says “Get Out of Paris Accord”

Everyone within our Blue Ocean community is profoundly concerned about the plight of our ocean environment. Every day our sources give us the alarming facts behind ocean acidification; the warming of ocean temperatures; massive coral reef die-offs; over fishing and...

Ocean Pollution Update: Positive Things Happening

Ocean Pollution Update: Positive Things Happening

Not all, of the articles coming out on ocean pollution are doom and gloom. Our ocean pollution update brings some of the inspiring stories from around the world, of businesses, governments and individuals taking the steps that will lead to positive change in our...

Is The Great Barrier Reef Dead: Not Quite

Is The Great Barrier Reef Dead: Not Quite

Australia’s Great Barrier Reef is one of our most spectacular natural wonders and the world's largest structure created by living organisms. The reef stretches for 2300 kilometers, covers approximately 344,400 square kilometers and is composed of over 2,900 reefs and...

Worldwide Coral Bleaching in 2016 and 2017?

Worldwide Coral Bleaching in 2016 and 2017?

We are currently experiencing the longest and most widespread mass coral bleaching event and it is impacting every major reef area in the world.   Coral Bleaching in the South China Sea Research indicates that in 2016 coral throughout the South China Sea saw the...

How Do We Revolutionize Our World? –  Rob Stewart

How Do We Revolutionize Our World? – Rob Stewart

 “We have the greatest opportunity in history to do something right, to right the wrongs, to be a hero, to save ecosystems, to create a world that’s beautiful.” ~ Rob Stewart In celebration of Rob Stewart's life, we've posted his 2015 Blue Ocean Summit interview for...

Renewable Energy Update: Here’s What’s Happening!

Renewable Energy Update: Here’s What’s Happening!

Good stories are pouring in from around the world, so take heart and read about the worldwide trends in renewable energy that now appear to be unstoppable. Despite the roadblocks that Trump’s administration has recently thrown up, find out more about these innovative...

Donald Trump as a Conservationist?

Donald Trump as a Conservationist?

"I have never seen such an unspoilt and dramatic seaside landscape" Donald Trump exclaimed when he first laid eyes on what would become the Trump International Golf Links Scotland. Seven years later with ancient sand dunes bulldozed he states, "what I've done is made...

An Action Agenda to Clean-Up Our Ocean

An Action Agenda to Clean-Up Our Ocean

Eight million tons of trash are dumped into the ocean every year, worldwide and a lot of that comes from us. It's a bit depressing, but knowing if we have an addiction to throw-away trash, especially plastics is the first step in coming up with solutions. And the...

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