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Gear Used in the making of Chasing Coral

Our Score Click to rate this post! [Total: 0 Average: 0]  By Jeff Orlowski and Andrew Ackerman on July 18, 2017 How do you show irrefutable proof that the world’s coral reefs are rapidly dying due to climate change? Director Jeff Orlowski’s feature Chasing Coral follows an impassioned team of …

The Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and its Aftermath

Our Score Click to rate this post! [Total: 0 Average: 0]Prologue to The The Deepwater Horizon Spill 20 April 2010 began as a day of celebration for The Deepwater Horizon, a 9-year-old offshore semi-submersible drilling rig engaged in drilling a deep exploratory well 18,360 feet (5,600 m) below sea level, …

Is it possible? 103 Y/O Orca… Sorry Seaworld.. Your professiona opinion is not accurate

Our Score Click to rate this post! [Total: 0 Average: 0]  SeaWorld could be in trouble because of “Granny,” the world’s oldest known living orca. The 103-year-old whale (also known as J2) was recently spotted off Canada’s western coast with her pod — her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. But while the …

Dolphin Slaughter Fueled by Illegal Shark Trade

Our Score Click to rate this post! [Total: 0 Average: 0]Posted by Alexis Manning in Ocean Views on October 24, 2013 Dolphins in Peru are having their lives cut short as fishermen take to the seas, illegally harpooning and killing the animals in order to harvest their skin for shark …

Federal rule could upend states’ shark fin bans

Our Score Click to rate this post! [Total: 0 Average: 0][singlepic id=939 w=320 h=240 float=center] SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Several members of Congress representing coastal states are voicing concern about a proposed federal regulation that could pre-empt state bans on buying or selling shark fins. Democratic Rep. Jared Huffman of …

India Takes A Stand Against Captive Dolphins

Our Score Click to rate this post! [Total: 0 Average: 0]Jayanthi Natarajan, the Indian Minister of Environment and Forests, has announced that captive dolphin facilities will not be allowed in India, leaving dolphin advocates hopeful that an official ban will be put in place. [singlepic id=932 w=320 h=240 float=center] There …

Manatees Are Dying In Droves, Florida Says ‘Too Bad’

Our Score Click to rate this post! [Total: 0 Average: 0]A record number of endangered manatees are dying in Florida’s algae-choked waterways. So far this year, 582 manatees have died, more year-to-date than any year on record, according to preliminary numbers from the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC). …

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