Tag Archives: Ocean Health

The Ocean is Broken

It was the silence that made this voyage different from all of those before it. Not the absence of sound, exactly. The wind still whipped the sails and whistled in the rigging. The waves still sloshed against the fibreglass hull. … Continue reading

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Researchers: Global Ocean Health Gets Passing 60% Grade

The health of the world’s oceans received a score of 60 out of 100 from a team of international scientists, including fisheries researchers at the University of British Columbia. The team undertook the first global quantitative assessment of ocean health and … Continue reading

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Yikes! Plastics in Ocean Increased 100-Fold Over 40 Years

This is horrifying news on the health of our oceans and the rate at which the human population is damaging them. A 100-fold upsurge in human-produced plastic garbage in the ocean is altering habitats in the marine environment, according to … Continue reading

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Highest Ocean Acidification Levels in 300-Million-Years on the Horizon

How much longer will it take for everyone to really start paying attention to our oceans and the planet? This is scary stuff and it deserves our attention. Not just you and me, everyone. Some like to point to cycles … Continue reading

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