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Ocean Preservation

Obama Expands Ocean Preserve, Making It Largest In The World

AP | JOSH LEDERMAN | Posted 11.24.2014 | Politics

NEW YORK (AP) — Thousands of miles off America's shores, an ocean preserve flush with rare seabirds, turtles and marine mammals will grow to roughly...

Making Waves as Ocean Conservancy's New President and CEO

Andreas Merkl | Posted 04.15.2013 | Green
Andreas Merkl

As is the case with many career paths, my journey toward joining Ocean Conservancy as President and CEO is a long and circuitous one, and it begins with a childhood spent playing along the Rhine River in Cologne, Germany.

Unleashing Innovation to Save Our Oceans

XPRIZE | Posted 01.25.2013 | Green

By Robert K. Weiss Robert K. Weiss is the Vice Chairman and President of the X PRIZE Foundation. Rapid acidification of our oceans presents a chal...

Social Good Stars: Plant a Fish Founder Fabien Cousteau on Helping Our Oceans

Amy Neumann | Posted 11.02.2012 | Impact
Amy Neumann

Fabien Cousteau was born with a passion for the ocean. Here are some of his thoughts on saving the world, one fish at a time.

A Wave of Honor for Peter Benchley Winners

David Helvarg | Posted 07.31.2012 | Green
David Helvarg

At a time when our public seas are at risk from pollution, overfishing, habitat loss and fossil fuel-fired climate change, eight top ocean leaders, explorers, advocates and scientists will be honored on Friday, June 1 for their pioneering efforts on behalf of our blue planet

Wild Seafood: An Unlikely Key to Combating Climate Change

Ted Danson | Posted 06.20.2012 | Green
Ted Danson

We can drastically improve our chances of battling climate change if we start thinking seriously about wild seafood. Wild seafood, properly managed, can replenish itself year by year, decade by decade, millennia by millennia.

10 Surprising Ways to Restore Our Oceans (and Our Seafood)

Maria Rodale | Posted 06.08.2011 | Green
Maria Rodale

In a previous post, I wrote about Oceana, Ted Danson's amazing book. He's got a lot of great save-the-ocean tips in there for what you can do to keep ...

Should We Sell The Oceans To Save Them?

Discovery News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Smarter people have made the comparison, but it's a stark one, and worth repeating: the world's oceans are remarkably similar to public bathrooms. No ...

It's About More Than Just Dolphins

Fisher Stevens | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Fisher Stevens

The Cove is about so much more then the senseless and horrific act of slaughtering dolphins.