Ocean Awareness Art Contest Overview | WATER RISING | Bow Seat Ocean Awareness Programs
The international Ocean Awareness Student Contest is a call for teen artists, thinkers, and activists to explore ocean conservation issues through art, writing, film, and music. Scholarship awards of up to $1,500.
What Goes In The Ocean Goes In You
Disturbing poster from the Surfrider Foundation makes the effects of plastics in the ocean real. Recent studies estimate that fish off the west coast ingest over 12,000 TONS of plastic a year! We need to all do our part to reduce & reuse. What goes in the ocean goes in you.
Endangered animals found living in debris and swimming in trash
Biologists from Plymouth University scoured records dating back to the 1960s, and found scientific evidence of 395 species that had ingested or become entangled in rubbish.
A 36-Foot Tall Whirlwind of Garbage
Have you ever felt like you lived in a dump and wished all the trash was miraculously swept away? Beijing-based artist Wang Zhiyuan helps us visualize
Anyone can help save sharks
Do you want to help save sharks, but think there is nothing you can do, because you live too far from the Ocean? Do you think "I'm alone, what possible difference can I make"? Well, there is good news! You can do something! PADI, the professional association of dive instructors, through their Project Aware has launched a campaign to raise awareness for the huge problem plastic garbage entering the oceans presents. Please help to save me! Thank you! From Project Aware: Did you know that a…
How to make faux sea weed
After looking all over the web for help making sea weed for our pirate display this year I came up empty. I stumbled upon this by accident and thought
Plenty more fish in the sea ? (Gloves)
A project to highlight plastic pollution in the ocean, sea and on beaches. This particular part of the campaign is about fishermen's gloves. These gloves were beachcombed from Tangleha, Scotland.
Adventures in Greening: Pondering plastic bags (with music)
The new great white terror of the ocean. @sea Shepherd Conservation Society #defendconserveprotect
Plastic Pollution • Surfers Against Sewage
We have been at the forefront of tackling ocean plastic pollution for the last decade. Surfers Against Sewage is perhaps uniquely placed to inspire, equip and unite local communities in response to this plastic pollution overwhelming our oceans, creating a growing environmental movement to reverse and remove the threat. We have been encouraged to see …