The High Seas

In its legal definition, the high seas is the water 200 nautical-miles off shore. This is effectively the last frontier when it comes to no mans’ land, leaving the fisherman and fish at the mercy of each other and the elements. There is no regulation on how many or the methods used to catch the […]

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Motion 53 in the Ocean: International committee votes to preserve 30% of ocean habitats

My approach to climate change and the topics surrounding it has often been a pessimistic one, often followed by the sentiment that we’re too far gone and that not enough people care.  In the words of Robert Swan, a polar explorer and environmentalist, “The greatest threat to our planet is the belief that someone else will […]

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