Seas the Day with an Hawaiian Lei!

Put a smile on someone’s face and help the ocean by sending a virtual lei on Facebook! It’s free, fun, and will help protect our blue planet.Click here to send one now! The Ocean Project is partnering with Maui Jim,® in order to spread some virtual “aloha spirit” around the world. Visitors to the company’s […]

On this Earth Day we remember…

The BP Oil Spill may be only a lingering memory for those of us not directly affected, but for those whose lives and livelihoods were halted and changed forever on that fateful Tuesday, they live with daily reminders of the catastrophe. Destroyed habitats, lost oyster beds, dead wildlife, and contaminated seafood, leave no question that […]

Remember the Deepwater Horizon!

How did the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico affect Americans’ opinions about environmental and ocean conservation? A year ago, the Deepwater Horizon offshore oil drilling rig exploded, killing 11 men and starting a 3-month long flood of oil into the Gulf of Mexico, devastating the ecology, economy, and coastal communities for years to […]

New World Oceans Day Site Launched for World Community

Are you celebrating this June 8th? Check out the new World Oceans Day website for event lists, promotional materials, interaction with others around the world, and more! This new homepage is meant for the international World Oceans Day community to share their plans and ideas. The site features a brand new layout, easier navigation, and […]

Lots of information – how best to get it to people?

What did we do before the internet came into our lives? Apparently most people can’t remember either. In Pew Research Center’s Project for Excellence in Journalism latest study “The State of News Media 2011”. For the first time, more people (46%) get their news online than from any other sources.  It’s becoming clear – if […]