Blue Notes #146 – May 17, 2016 By David Helvarg Benchley Weekend Hands Across the Sand Oil leaving Arctic Baked Barrier Reef Sea Party 2016 A Busy Blue Weekend This Friday and Saturday mark the 9th annual Peter Benchley Ocean Awards and Weekend public forum, dialogues and film-fest at the Monterey Bay […]
BLUE NOTES #145 By: David Helvarg Celebrating this year’s Benchley Heroes… …And an Ocean of Challenges Air Guns Kill Too The Seismic Threat by: Jennifer Magee BP’s Latest Gulf Victims Open Letter to the Candidates One Clam, Two Clams Celebrating this year’s Benchley Heroes… On Friday May 20th we will honor the latest […]
BLUE NOTES #144 By: David Helvarg Great Victory- On to New Orleans! Proposed Atlantic drilling has gone the way of the Keystone Pipeline – a bad idea whose time has passed. President Obama’s decision to cancel his own proposed lease sales for oil and gas along the Southeast Atlantic coast on March 15 was […]
BLUE NOTES #143 Feb. 16, 2016 – By David Helvarg Groundhog Days Sea Party 2016 News – Where the Candidates Stand Monterey Awards Toomey’s Toons Your News Missing Notes Groundhog Days A. Cowboy Militias In the Bill Murray Movie the same day keeps repeating itself over and over again. I’m beginning to […]
Top 10 Ocean Stories of 2015 – By David Helvarg
Given the cascading ecological threats facing 71 percent of our blue planet here are ten stories from 2015, both good and bad, that impacted the ocean we all depend on.