• Losing Touch with Nature: A New Study

    Nature recreation worldwide — from camping, hunting and fishing to park visitation — has declined sharply since the 1980s, and the negative consequences for nature and conservation could soon be profound, says this new study sponsored by The Nature Conservancy. The study examines data from the United States, Japan and Spain on everything from backpacking […]

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  • Chinese International Aquarium Congress Worth Publicizing

    The Ocean Project will place the IAC 2008 logo on the homepage of The Ocean Project website and hyperlink to the IAC 2008 official website between 1 Jan 2008 and 31 Oct 2008. In return, the IAC 2008 site will link back to a TOP logo.

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  • Lovelock Has Earned the Right…

    … to have his perspective considered by us all.

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  • Latest in Home Power Use Management

    Seems like Energy Star guidelines continue to be useful for anyone trying to do the right thing at home with power consumption.

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  • The Nonpoint Pollution Battle Continues

    The Nonpoint Source (NPS) Outreach Toolbox is intended for use by state and local agencies and other organizations interested in educating the public on nonpoint source pollution or stormwater runoff. The Toolbox is a pretty neat little page/site with the lighting up tool box that contains a variety of resources to help develop an effective […]

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  • We All Travel

    As we all travel the globe trying to promote ocean-awareness and conservation, we should walk the talk. As you continue to make your 2008 travel plans, consider a Green Map as your guide.

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  • Human Behavior and Attitudes Effect our Environmental Future

    New, important commentary on our changing attitudes. The importance of human behavior and attitudes to our environmental future is not a new idea. It is this connection between human decisions and environmental outcomes that spurred Paul Ehrlich and Donald Kennedy to call in 2005 for a global assessment of human behaviors. What is less clear […]

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  • State of the Ocean’s Animals March 21 at 10PM on PBS

    JOURNEY TO PLANET EARTH: The State of the Ocean’s Animals will be rebroadcast on the PBS national schedule on Friday, March 21, at 10 pm. Originally broadcast in March of 2007, the one-hour program was PBS’s highest rated show of the week. Hosted by Academy Award winner Matt Damon, The State of the Ocean’s Animals […]

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  • The Greener Good: The Enviro-Active Museum

    Check out The Greener Good: The Enviro-Active Museum as an example of sustainability focus in a public venue. As their Website states: As environmental sustainability goes mainstream, many museums are finding they have an expanded role in educating on environmental issues; in turn, these museums realize benefits as they engage the public and attract support. […]

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  • FOCUS the nation on Global Warming Solutions

    The FOCUS the Nation organization continues to impress with its outreach. Today they show a Google map of the 1,600 institutions participating in this evening’s National Teach-In Day. Care to participate in that? Just tune into Earth Day Television in the US on Wednesday, January 30th, at 8pm on the east coast and 5pm on […]

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