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Ocean Education Videos – from United National Environment Programme
– two minute videos with Jim Toomey include: Blue Carbon, Marine Litter, The Climate Change Connection, The True Value of Our Oceans, Nutrient Runoff, Adaptation to Sea Level Rise, and Waste Water
Ocean Fact Sheets – From Waitt Institute
– 2 page pdfs include: ocean zoning, marine reserves, parrotfish, sharks, conch, urchins, overfishing, sustainable seafood, mangroves, lionfish, and aquaculture.
Awesome Oceans – from edeos digital education
– eight minute animated short-film shows the fascinating habitats in the oceans and how human behavior endangers them.
Individual Conservation Action (water conservation, recycling, seafood choices and more)
NEW – PlasticsBANList2016-11-4 – shows best and better alternatives to living without plastic.
Great Pacific Garbage Patch – information & more sites for personal action (Thanks to Jessica & her student David in Colorado)
Ocean Science Trust – Report on plastic debris in the marine environment
Algalita Marine Research Foundation
Plastic Debris – Rivers to Sea
Greenpeace Ocean Campaign
Plastic Debris in the World’s Oceans – Greenpeace Report (pdf)
For teachers and children: Gorilla Greenhouse – Great Pacific Garbage Patch
Coastal Development & Tourism – From Ohio University
(environmental impacts and potential solutions )