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USA: Hawaii Bans Sunscreen that Damages Coral (13 Sep 2018)

USA: Hawaii Bans Sunscreen that Damages Coral

As Reported by Soundings Magazine , September 2018. Harmful Chemicals Found in Sunscreens In this instance, the two primary suspects ... (Read more)

USA, San Francisco: The World’s First Ocean Cleanup System Launched (09 Sep 2018)

USA, San Francisco: The World’s First Ocean Cleanup System Launched

San Francisco (USA) and Rotterdam (the Netherlands), September 8, 2018 - Report from www.theoceancleanup.com Ocean Cleanup, the Dutch non-profit organization ... (Read more)

USA: Red Tide along Gulf Coast - Reported by Cruisers' Net (02 Sep 2018)

USA: Red Tide along Gulf Coast - Reported by Cruisers' Net

This information reported by https://cruisersnet.net/red-tide-spreads-along-gulf-coast/   Florida’s red tide has produced 1700 tons of dead marine life and cost the ... (Read more)

Heading to the Caribbean this Fall? Find out about Sargassum..... (22 Aug 2018)

Heading to the Caribbean this Fall? Find out about Sargassum.....

Extracts of a report by Joan Conover for Caribbean Compass - http://www.caribbeancompass.com/ Since Winter 2017/8, Pelagic Sargassum weed has been ... (Read more)

Great Pacific Garbage Patch Growing Rapidly, Study Shows (10 Apr 2018)

Great Pacific Garbage Patch Growing Rapidly, Study Shows

Delft, the Netherlands, March 22, 2018 – 1.8 trillion pieces of plastic weighing 80,000 metric tons are currently afloat in ... (Read more)

Atlantic, Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico: Major Seaweed Invasion Underway (05 Apr 2018)

Atlantic, Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico: Major Seaweed Invasion Underway

Our thanks to www.caribbeancompass.com for this interesting article. Major Seaweed Invasion Underway - What We Can Do About It? The ... (Read more)

Outlook of Sargassum blooms in the Caribbean Sea for 2018 (02 Mar 2018)

Outlook of Sargassum blooms in the Caribbean Sea for 2018

March 1st, 2018, by University of South Florida Optical Oceanography Lab Sargassum Outlook Bulletin According to past experience, a winter ... (Read more)

Sailors cruise ahead in a study of the oceans’ phytoplankton (07 Dec 2017)

Sailors cruise ahead in a study of the oceans’ phytoplankton

The disk the seafarers are using is called a Secchi Disk and it is named after the Pope’s astronomer who ... (Read more)

Caribbean: Tracking Sargassum Seaweed 'Invasions' via Satellite (16 Oct 2017)

Caribbean: Tracking Sargassum Seaweed 'Invasions' via Satellite

This article was published in Caribbean Compass in September 2017. The actual sargassum route and cycle are not well known, ... (Read more)

An expedition to the North Pole by sailboat (05 Aug 2017)

An expedition to the North Pole by sailboat

Picture the North Pole. What does it look like in your mind? Ice as far as the eye can see? ... (Read more)