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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)

USS Ashland Assists Distressed Mariners in Pacific Ocean - Updated (14 Feb 2018)

USS Ashland Assists Distressed Mariners in Pacific Ocean - Updated

SEE ORIGINAL REPORT BELOW UPDATE. Update 17 Feburary 2017 SV Sea Nymph, originally abandoned by J ennifer Appel and Tasha ... (Read more)

South Pacific, Beveridge Reef: British cruising family rescued from remote reef (28 Aug 2017)

South Pacific, Beveridge Reef: British cruising family rescued from remote reef

As reported by The Times - https://www.thetimes.co.uk A veteran British yachtsman has described the terrifying moment his catamaran — with ... (Read more)

Pacific Crossing: Niue Departure tax increase for ALL visitors (19 Jun 2017)

Pacific Crossing: Niue Departure tax increase for ALL visitors

From the 1st July 2017, all visitors (whether they fly out or sail out of Niue) will be required to ... (Read more)

RCC Pilotage Foundation: Navionics Webinar Pacific Crossing (12 Jun 2017)

RCC Pilotage Foundation: Navionics Webinar Pacific Crossing

The newly-published RCC Pilotage Foundation book “Pacific Crossing Guide” has met with acclaim among the cruising/sailing public and press. On ... (Read more)

ARC Pacific - new rally route from Los Angeles to Hiva Oa, via Mexico , announced for Spring 2018 (19 Jan 2017)

ARC Pacific - new rally route from Los Angeles to Hiva Oa, via Mexico , announced for Spring 2018

World Cruising Club - the global leader for transocean sailing rallies for cruising yachts is opening up a new route ... (Read more)

South Pacific: Niue Yacht Club (NYC) celebrates its 25th Anniversary (07 Dec 2016)

South Pacific: Niue Yacht Club (NYC) celebrates its  25th Anniversary

These yacht crew discovered how different and unique Niue was, and so began a chapter in Niue's maritime tourism that ... (Read more)

French Polynesia, Tuamotus: Skipper Found Dead aboard Grounded Sloop (22 Jul 2016)

French Polynesia, Tuamotus: Skipper Found Dead aboard Grounded Sloop

See full report by Latitude 38 here. Lying roughly 300 miles northeast of Tahiti, the 6-mile-long atoll is normally one ... (Read more)

El Nino on the way (18 Jun 2014)

El Nino on the way

What is El Nino? First, though, it’s worth running through a very basic review of what El Nino is. The ... (Read more)

Trans Pacific Plastic Pollution Survey (08 May 2014)

Trans Pacific Plastic Pollution Survey

Read full article at www.cruisingworld.com We have nearly arrived at our first waypoint after sailing for 950 miles.  For the ... (Read more)