1 year ago
- “If we’re going to solve for beach and ocean cleanliness, as well as climate
change and ocean acidification — and we certainly have to do it all — then we have to acknowledge that the health of our soil is crucial.”
1 year ago
- Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 6 calls for universal access to safe and affordable drinking water for all by 2030, but the planet’s growing population is a major challenge in the way of achieving it. The UN predicts a 40 percent shortfall in global water supply by 2030. Meanwhile, about 54 percent of the world population currently lives in urban areas and the UN forecasts that percentage will grow to 66 percent by 2050.
2 years ago
- Vestas 11th Hour Racing's team director Mark Towill and skipper Charlie Enright take on challenges the way most people layer cold cuts; one on top of the other. The duo and their team are
one of seven squads trying to win the around-the-world Volvo Ocean Race (VOR) a nine-month sailing slog, over 45,000 nautical miles, in all sorts of weather;
doing so while being the most sustainable team in the race, and
working to increase public awareness, concern and action on behalf of ocean health.
No problem, right?