The "Bali’s Big Eco Weekend" is about to kick off from July 1st-3rd, in Indonesia. The event has been created by Coca Cola Amatil Indonesia and Quiksilver Indonesia.
The oceans are in a worse state than previously suspected, according to scientists of the International Programme on the State of the Ocean (IPSO). Ocean life is "at high risk of entering a phase of extinction of marine species unprecedented in human history".
The Surfrider Foundation won an important victory today when Judge Joan M. Lewis ruled in favor of open beach access at the Dana Point Strands Beach. Specifically, she ruled that the City of Dana Point’s severe beach access restrictions are unlawful because the record put forth by the City was "entirely lacking in evidentiary support for declaring a nuisance and that the City acted arbitrarily and capriciously in making such a declaration."
Talk about a happy ending. Last week, a pod of more than 100 pilot whales were discovered moving back and forth along the Loch Carnan coastline in South Uist in the Western Isles, Scotland, showing signs of distress.
Nearly one year after the Deepwater Horizon oil rig blew up, killing 11 people and starting the largest offshore oil spill in U.S. history, life goes on with many adjustments in the Gulf of Mexico.
A Dutch architect has announced plans to build a recycled island using plastic debris collected from the Pacific. The floating island would be located somewhere between Hawaii and San Francisco and be 100 percent self-sufficient and sustainable.