Oceans

Oceans

The Threats to Our Seas and What You Can Do to Turn the Tide : A Participant Media Guide

eBook - 2010
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Presents a collection of essays by leading experts examining the current condition of the world's oceans and their inhabitants and emphasizing the need to preserve them from the threat of pollution, overfishing, dead zones, and global warming.
Publisher: New York : PublicAffairs, c2010.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9781586488420
1586488422
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xiii, 319 p.) : map.
Additional Contributors: Bowermaster, Jon 1954-- Editor
Contents: Where blue meets blue : trouble on the horizon / Jon Bowermaster
On making Oceans : an interview with filmmaker Jacques Perrin
The world is blue / Sylvia Earle
Caught in the same net : the ocean and us / Carl Safina
Remembering the ocean / CĂ©line Cousteau
Illuminating the life of the deep / Edith A. Widder
Sea-struck / Liz Clark
One stroke at a time / Roz Savage
Climate change and the ocean : an interview with President Mohamed Nasheed, the Maldives
Plastic ocean : our oceans are turning into plastic
are we? / Susan Casey
Message in a bottle : adventures aboard the Plastiki / David de Rothschild
Barging down to the sea : farming the ocean without regret? / Brad Matsen
Acid test / Lisa Suatoni
Coral reefs in crisis / Abigail Alling
Estuaries, where human and nature meet / John Cronin
Reasons to worry about the dead zones / Wilma Subra
For the love of fishes / Tierney Thys
Whither whales and dolphins? / Naomi A. Rose
Of dolphins and decency / Richard O'Barry
Adelita : heart of a revolution / Wallace J. Nichols with Andy Myers
The bluefin's uncertain future / Richard Ellis
Open ocean : coming fights over the Arctic / Lynne Cox
Antarctica on the edge : the future of the southern ocean / Jon Bowermaster
Water planet / Leonardo DiCaprio
Stories from a blue planet / Alexandra Cousteau
Why we need a national ocean policy / Christopher Mann
A holistic approach to healing the ocean : an interview with NOAA Administrator Jane Lubchenco
The future of fish / Callum Roberts
The whale hunter's hunter : an interview with Captain Paul Watson
Saving the whales again! / Jeff Pantukhoff with Pierce Brosnan and Hayden Panettiere
Fish without a doubt / Rick Moonen
You've got to get wet / Christopher Swain
What you can do.
Summary: Presents a collection of essays by leading experts examining the current condition of the world's oceans and their inhabitants and emphasizing the need to preserve them from the threat of pollution, overfishing, dead zones, and global warming.

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