February 14, 2014
By David Helvarg
Benchley Award Winners Rock the Ocean The Peter Benchley Ocean Awards are the preeminent global awards for ocean and coastal conservation. They reflect a broad range of solutions across many sectors. his year’s award winners, who will be honored in San Francisco on May 30, 2014 inspire us all.More
SF Honors the Coasties Many stewards of the sea are also members of the U.S. Coast Guard (the ‘Coasties’), whose many maritime actions are recounted in ‘Rescue Warriors – The U.S. Coast Guard, America’s Forgotten Heroes.’ That’s why Blue Frontier has taken a leading role in organizing the San Francisco Coast Guard Appreciation Day. More
Who Pays for the Next Flood?
“The Coast is never saved, the coast is always being saved,” said the late California Coastal Commission Executive Director and Benchley ‘Hero of the Seas’ Peter Douglas.More
Taking the Salt Out Desalinization is another challenge in coastal areas that I tried to address in a Los Angeles times opinion piece last week. Feel free to check it out here.
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The oceans, and the challenges they face, are so vast that it’s easy to feel powerless to protect them. 50 Ways to Save the Ocean focuses on practical, easily-implemented actions everyone can take to protect and conserve this vital resource: what fish should and should not be eaten; how and where to vacation; storm drains […]
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