Protecting Our Oceans
Help Protect Marine Wildlife and keep our Oceans Clean and Healthy.
Ocean Conservancy State of the Ocean Oceanic Preservation Society Marine Debris
Tara Expeditions 2.5 Years, 70,000 Miles, 1.5 million species of Plankton (And a lot of Plastic)
Garbage Patch Ocean Service Ocean Acidification Sylvia Earle Protect Our Oceans
Hypoxia Environment Dead Zone Oxygenation Event Geological History of Oxygen
Blue Ocean Blue Voice Surfers for Cetaceans Cousteau Google Ocean DOW
Marine Biology (wiki) Schmidt Ocean Institute (youtube) Lakes and Oceans Depths Info-graph
Project Eyes on the Seas U.S. Coast Guard's National Pollution Funds Center
The world's oceans absorbed approximately 150 zettajoules of energy from 1865 to 1997, and then absorbed about another 150 in the next 18 years.
Slow Food New Orleans is an international gathering of fishers, scientists, chefs, students and food artisans to address the many environmental, ecological, economic and political challenges that impact fisheries, habitats, oceans, sustainable fishers and cultural seafood systems.
Reefs - Corals
Coral Restoration Global Coral Planting Coral Boost Coral Bleach Coral (wiki) Reef (wiki)
How we're growing baby corals to rebuild reefs (video and text)
Dive into an ocean photographer's world (video and text)
Climate Change effects on the Ocean
First Step: Eat Less Fish - Second Step: Stop Trolling, Trawling and Long Line Fishing temporally until Fish Populations recover. Overfishing Over Fishing Resource Depletion Population Dynamics
1/3 of fish caught are used as Fish Meal. They should use invasive species?
40% of fish caught are thrown away over board. Discards
The U.S. annually throw overboard as much as 2 billion pounds of so-called Bycatch, much of which is edible fish equivalent to at least a half-billion seafood meals. Take Extinction off your Plate
The "dirtiest" fisheries: The Gulf of Mexico shrimp trawling industry, the California drift gillnet fishery.
Fish Fight Fishing Regulations Fish Wise Blue Food Revolution Conservation Models
Salty Girl Seafood Smart Fish.mx Fish 20
Global Fishing Watch
Global Fishing Watch | Technology Illuminating the Global Fishing Fleet (youtube)
NOAA National Marine Sanctuaries XL Catlin Seaview Survey Google Ocean Views
The Fulton Fish Market in New York City is where 400 tons of seafood is sold daily.
One in every five fish caught on the planet is brought to the Tsukiji Market for auction every year, about 1,800 tons and worth $20 million a day.
MSC Certified Sustainable Seafood Fish to Schools
Marine Stewardship Council Seafood Fraud Seafood Watch Food Fraud Database
Mercury Exposure Levels Exposure Mercury Poisoning Sola Louisiana: Water Stories (video)
Mercury in Fish (wiki) Ciguatera Bio-Magnification Food Safety
Office of Aquaculture Mariculture Aquaculture Global Aquaculture Alliance
Salmon Confidential: Cover up of ISA Virus Infected Salmon (youtube) #2 Ichthyology (wiki)
VIRUS INFECTED SALMON Are Dying Around The World Agenda 21 (youtube)
Salmon Anemia Virus (wiki) Aquaculture
Knowledge = Protection
Oceana Ocean Natural Resources Defense Council Marine Accident Investigators
Census of Marine Life The Secret Life of Plankton (video) Plankton Chronicles Diatom
Water Encyclopedia Marine Bacteria DNA and the Sea (video) Ocean Microbes
Environment News Ocean Documentaries Environmental Education Water Knowledge
Recreational Water Quality Alerts River Protection Beaches / Islands
At the Edge of the World (youtube) Sea Shepherd illegal Whaling Whale and Dolphin Watch
Tagging and Tracking Ocean Predators Pew Environment Reflection Seismology
Ocean Ramsey Swims with Great White Sharks (youtube) Ocean Sunfish
Whole-Body Endothermy in a Mesopelagic Fish, the Opah, Lampris Guttatus Endotherm
Journey to the Sea of Cortez (youtube)
Ocean Videos (vimeo)
Under Water Photos
Earth's Deepest Abyss (youtube)
Deep Ocean Mysteries and Wonders (video)
Mike Degruy: Hooked by Octopus (video)
The Living Sea (2015 video)
Ephemeral (wiki) Chemosynthesis (wiki) Good Planet
3-D Model Reveals how invisible waves move materials within Aquatic Ecosystems
Not-for-profit organization devoted to sustaining America's Beaches.
Friends of the Dunes Dr Beach Environmental Protection Agency
All about seashells, beachcombing, preserving sea life.
Float Rope Baskets
Noctiluca Scintillans Bioluminescence
Territorial Waters (wiki) Ocean Colonization (wiki)
Beaches / Swimming Safety Tips