Be choosy about seafood Seafood is one of the leading sources of the world’s protein consumed by humans – but many of the world’s major fisheries are in severe decline and, without intervention, will be depleted within a generation. The good news is that it’s not too late! Sustainable seafood programs help create market incentives for fishing and aquaculture industries to reduce their environmental impact. Here, we have compiled a small list of suggested personal action tips and some infor
We can create cleaner coasts Many people believe that if plastic pollution exists in the oceans, fishing and shipping industries are to blame. In fact – more than 80% comes from land-based sources, primarily litter! That means individuals everywhere can help protect sea turtles, birds, and fish – who accidentally mistake plastic for food and choke or get sick – by reducing the trash we produce. Here, we have compiled a small list of suggested personal action tips, we also recom
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.