#Ocean

  • Article: Sea Turtle Populations Soared by 980% After Legal Protections: Report
    Environment

    Sea Turtle Populations Soared by 980% After Legal Protections: Report

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Feb. 11, 2019

    "We should celebrate the act's track record of reducing harms." Read more

  • Article: Rapidly Warming Oceans Could Deprive Billions of Food
    Food & Hunger

    Rapidly Warming Oceans Could Deprive Billions of Food

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Jan. 11, 2019

    Rapid intervention has to be taken to safeguard the oceans. Read more

  • Article: Sperm Whales Pop Up in the Arctic in Startling Sign of Climate Change
    Environment

    Sperm Whales Pop Up in the Arctic in Startling Sign of Climate Change

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Nov. 6, 2018

    Warm waters are disrupting animal habits around the world. Read more

  • Article: Dolphins Are Having Trouble Speaking Because of Extreme Noise Pollution
    Environment

    Dolphins Are Having Trouble Speaking Because of Extreme Noise Pollution

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 26, 2018

    “Nobody wants to live in a noisy neighborhood.” Read more

  • Article: A 'Perfect Storm' of Climate Change Is Destroying California’s Underwater Kelp Forests
    Environment

    A 'Perfect Storm' of Climate Change Is Destroying California’s Underwater Kelp Forests

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 24, 2018

    The culprits have been called the “cockroaches of the oceans.” Read more

  • Article: Dead Shark Washes Ashore, Neck Bound With Plastic
    Environment

    Dead Shark Washes Ashore, Neck Bound With Plastic

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 17, 2018

    The latest grisly example of a marine creature harmed by plastic. Read more

  • Article: Norway Committed $200 Million to Fight Ocean Plastic at the Global Citizen Festival
    ImpactEnvironment

    Norway Committed $200 Million to Fight Ocean Plastic at the Global Citizen Festival

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 4, 2018

    The country has deep ties to marine life. Read more

  • Article: A Turtle's Chance of Death Skyrockets With Each Piece of Plastic It Ingests
    Environment

    A Turtle's Chance of Death Skyrockets With Each Piece of Plastic It Ingests

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Sept. 14, 2018

    "We find hundreds of pieces of plastic in some turtles." Read more