Conservation

Deadly Pollution

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Click to download. Pollution can have a direct, and often deadly impact on marine life. Each year, billions of pounds of pollutants enter our earth’s oceans. Here are some of the top ocean debris causing the most harm to marine life: Plastic Bags Plastic Utensils Bottle Caps Balloons Cigarettes Discarded Fishing Gear Unfortunately these items […]

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Biodegradable Timeline

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Click to download your Biodegradable Timeline It’s 2020 on the Pale Blue Dot. On this day – February 14th – in 1990, the Voyager 1 Space Probe took a photograph of Earth from a record-breaking distance of 6 billion kilometers away. The photograph was named ‘Pale Blue Dot,’ describing how minuscule our home planet appears in […]

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Use This, Not That!

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Click to save Use this, not that! Use these environmentally friendlier alternatives: -Reusable bags -Metal, paper, bamboo, or biodegradable straws -Reusable bottles -Wooden, bamboo, or biodegradable utensils -Wooden, bamboo, or recycled toothbrushes Avoid using these: -Plastic bags -Plastic straws -Plastic bottles and styrofoam cups -Plastic utensils -Plastic toothbrushes   Keep the ocean plastic free! Share […]

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Open Water Skills

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Time to test your Open Water Skills. Dive in! From diving bells, to diving suits, to the Self-Contained Underwater Breathing Apparatus (better known as SCUBA), for centuries humans have found innovative ways to explore the mysteries of the ocean. Life on Earth began in ocean waters. Still today, it’s estimated that around 50-80% of all life on […]