#Oceans

  • Article: SeaWorld, Royal Caribbean Latest to Ban Single-Use Plastics
    Environment

    SeaWorld, Royal Caribbean Latest to Ban Single-Use Plastics

    June 13, 2018

    Resorts agree that a trash-laden ocean is not a good look. Read more

  • Article: US and Japan Refuse to Sign G7 Pact Against Plastic Pollution
    Environment

    US and Japan Refuse to Sign G7 Pact Against Plastic Pollution

    By Joe McCarthy|June 11, 2018

    “The facts are clear. Our oceans are a mess.” Read more

  • Article: The UK Is Set to Protect a Marine Area 8 Times the Size of Greater London
    Environment

    The UK Is Set to Protect a Marine Area 8 Times the Size of Greater London

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 8, 2018

    It would be the most significant expansion of the UK's "Blue Belt" to date. Read more

  • Article: India Will Ban All Single-Use Plastics by 2022
    Environment

    India Will Ban All Single-Use Plastics by 2022

    By James Hitchings-Hales|June 6, 2018

    It’s the most ambitious move against global plastic pollution yet. Read more

  • Article: Thailand Shuts Down 'Leonardo DiCaprio' Beach After It Gets Trashed by Tourists
    Environment

    Thailand Shuts Down 'Leonardo DiCaprio' Beach After It Gets Trashed by Tourists

    By Joe McCarthy|June 4, 2018

    Mass tourism has nearly destroyed the bay's coral reefs. Read more

  • Article: Nat Geo's Surprising New Cover Shows the Ongoing Perils of Plastic Pollution
    Environment

    Nat Geo's Surprising New Cover Shows the Ongoing Perils of Plastic Pollution

    By Joe McCarthy|May 17, 2018

    More than 700 marine animal species have been harmed by plastic. Read more

  • Article: Scientists Found a Plastic Grocery Bag in the Ocean's Deepest Trench
    Environment

    Scientists Found a Plastic Grocery Bag in the Ocean's Deepest Trench

    By Chris Gelardi|May 15, 2018

    The bag was spotted in the Mariana Trench at a depth of 36,000 feet. Read more

  • Article: Rising Sea Temperatures Are Threatening Marine Life With Extinction, Researchers Say
    Environment

    Rising Sea Temperatures Are Threatening Marine Life With Extinction, Researchers Say

    May 8, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "We expect to lose many, if not most, animal species from marine protected areas." Read more