There are many things you can do to help save our oceans.
Here are just a few ways in which you can support efforts being made to preserve this extremely fragile ecosystem.
- Educate yourself about the ocean and its inhabitants
- Reduce energy consumption
- Use fewer plastic products
- Eat sustainable seafood
- Leave the beach cleaner than when you got there or participate in a beach clean up
- Influence change in your community
There are many organizations dedicated to preserving and protecting our oceans, here are just a few…
Protecting the World’s Oceans
A global, independent campaigning organization that uses peaceful protest and creative communication to expose global environmental problems and promote solutions that are essential to a green and peaceful future.
A network of volunteers and activists who serve as first responders to threats in coastal communities.
Local – Florida
Featured Organizations in the Documentary
MOTE MARINE LABORATORY - Sarasota, FL
Mote Marine Laboratory is an independent, nonprofit marine research institution comprised of world-class marine scientists committed to the belief that the conservation and sustainable use of our oceans begins with research and education.
GUMBO LIMBO NATURE CENTER - Boca Raton, FL
The Gumbo Limbo Nature Center provides environmental education, research, conservation, and a refuge for many varieties of plants and animals - some rare or endangered.
Track Dune’s adventure at sea
THE TURTLE HOSPITAL - Marathon, FL
The Turtle Hospital is a fully functioning veterinary hospital for sick and injured sea turtles. They rescue, rehab, and release sea turtles in the Florida Keys.
Track Harry's return to his original home
Loggerhead Marinelife Center
Promotes conservation of ocean ecosystems with a special focus on threatened and endangered sea turtles.
Conch Republic Marine Army
An army of dedicated volunteers who cleanup, restore and preserve the Florida Keys waterways.
Ocean Conservancy/Florida Chapter
A worldwide organization that works with local communities on science based solutions that protect our oceans from global challenges.
Debris Free Oceans
Inspires local communities to responsibly manage the lifestyle of plastic and waste to eradicate marine debris.
Free Our Seas
Harnesses the power of youth, art and community to connect, inspire and create change collectively for the greater good.
Carpenter House, Marine Environmental Education Center
Provides marine education, interactive learning, and research with a focus on endangered sea turtles.