You’re The Next
Ocean hero

Make your voice heard and defend our blue planet

What Do You Love & Want To Protect?

Food & Recreation

Over one billion people depend on seafood for their daily protein

Coral Reefs

75% of the world’s coral reefs are threatened

Beaches

Over 61% of the world’s total GNP comes from coastal areas

Sea Life

90% of Earth’s living biomass is found in the ocean

Polar Seas

Penguins pant like dogs to keep from overheating
Sharks and Rays

Sharks & Rays

Shark teeth are covered in fluoride, making them cavity-resistant

Marine Mammals

You can determine a whale’s age by counting the rings in its ear wax

Sea Turtles

Only 1 in 1,000 sea turtle hatchlings survive to adulthood

What Threats Do You Want To Stop?

Health Hazards & Slavery at Sea

Globally, up to 15% of commercial fishermen are modern-day slaves

Illegal Fishing

Illegal fishing costs the global economy up to $23 billion per year

Unsustainable Development

Over 14,000 miles of America's
coastline is covered in concrete

Ocean Trash

By 2050 there could be more plastic in the sea than fish

Reckless Shipping

Shipping is responsible for 69% of invasive species introductions to marine areas

Climate Change

The ocean absorbs 90% of the excess heat trapped by greenhouse gases

Dirty Energy

Millions of gallons of toxic fracking chemicals are dumped into the ocean each year

Ocean Acidification

Over the past 200 years, CO2 pollution has made the ocean 30% more acidic.
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