Keeping your boat clean is a tradition lasting back thousands of years. As soon as there was someone for the captain to order about, there was someone whose responsibilities included swabbing decks. Whether you have a scalawag all your own, or you get down and dirty to take care of your decks yourself, there are a few of ways to decrease the environmental impact of keeping boats clean. Be choosy with your labels The EPA in the United States has a Design for the Environment program and Eur
What does it mean to be an eco-friendly diver? Even when it comes to recreation, it is important that to consider the potential impacts on the spaces that we use. A quick diving trip may seem harmless, but can have consequential outcomes if proper diving etiquette is neglected. Here are few of the many practices divers can follow to ensure dives with little environmental impact: Leave your environment in the same or better condition than it was when you got there When you enter the water you’re
Welcome to the international community’s online resource for World Oceans Day, our planet’s biggest celebration of the ocean. Explore this site for ideas, resources, and information about how you can get involved.