• The Ocean-Climate Connection: Thoughts from the World Ocean Day Youth Advisory Council

    By Faith Griffiths, Communication and Outreach Associate As the new World Ocean Day Youth Advisory Council members are beginning their terms, we’re taking a moment to get to know a little more about them through their thoughts on the connection between the ocean and climate. There’s no better way to explore this connection than through […]

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  • Recent Polls by Azul and Green 2.0 Will Help Diversify the Movement for our Ocean and Climate

    The Ocean Project is extremely excited to share the comprehensive national research recently conducted by our partners at Azul and Green 2.0. The findings complement each other, build upon earlier efforts, and, without a doubt, will help significantly in efforts to diversify and improve the movement for a healthy ocean and a stable climate. Read more about Azul’s […]

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  • Semi-annual Newsletter – September 2022

    One Ocean, One Climate, One Future – Together A semi-annual newsletter for partners and friends of The Ocean Project as we advance collaborative conservation for our blue planet Click here for our most recent semi-annual newsletter that provides updates and opportunities to help you advance your mission for conservation. It’s part of our efforts to catalyze and […]

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  • Choosing Your Own Adventure in 30×30

    September’s webinar — our 41st webinar in the ‘First Friday Webinar Series” supported by the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation — covered some of the questions and concerns that can arise as different zoos, aquariums and museums “choose their own adventure” in 30×30. The webinar was hosted by Douglas Meyer, coordinator of the working group […]

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  • Add Your Museum, Aquarium, or Zoo to Join the 200 Others on a Letter of Support for 30×30

    The national and global push to protect at least 30% of nature – lands, waters and ocean – by 2030 (“30×30”) provides a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to collaborate in unprecedented ways both nationally and globally to ensure that our planet’s life support systems are conserved and restored, including the climate and biodiversity. Together, we can create […]

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  • Get Ready for Party for the Planet and World Ocean Day

    The March webinar (see recording below) featured: Heidi Faris, Connecting to Nature Coordinator at the Association of Zoos & Aquariums, who provided an overview of Party for the Planet for 2022 Samantha Gibb, the (new as January!) World Ocean Day Manager who provided an overview of exciting opportunities around World Ocean Day on June 8, […]

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  • 30×30 Annual Report: Engaging the public and informing policymakers

    Collaboration on to protecting at least 30% of our blue planet, including its lands, waters and ocean, by 2030 (“30×30”) has been our top organizational priority for two years, through our campaigns with zoos, aquariums and museums; youth engagement and leadership initiative; and the World Ocean Day network. Together, working with hundreds of organizations worldwide […]

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  • Kicking off the New Year with a 30×30 Progress Update with Dr. Enric Sala and Craig Hoover

    On this special edition of the First Friday Webinar Series, held on Friday, January 7, we welcomed special guests Enric Sala, National Geographic Explorer-in-Residence, and Craig Hoover, Executive Vice President of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums, for an update and discussion of 30×30. During the webinar, Enric reflects back on a presentation he made […]

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  • How to leverage your commitment and encourage support for “America the Beautiful” and 30×30

    The First Friday Webinar for December featured a discussion of the ways that zoos, aquariums and museums can continue to build support for the goal of 30×30 as envisioned under the America the Beautiful initiative. Last month, more than 180 zoos, aquariums and museums representing all 50 states joined with AZA, AAM and ASTC in […]

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