Changing Ocean Chemistry

“As individual citizens, we must also be part of the solution.” - Jean-Michel Cousteau

Project Kaisei Team Talks Trash

“I've been exposed to the ocean from the earliest part of my life; but I've also seen my playground, my own back yard, and our planet Ocean being trashed. That has to change." - Jean-Michel Cousteau

“The Cove” Coming to Santa Barbara

"The Cove is a cautionary tale and must be seen everywhere." - Jean-Michel Cousteau

Salmon Stocks in Trouble in the Pacific Northwest

“We are experiencing the consequences of not placing priority on the protection of this valuable ocean resource. It takes great courage to act in the interest of the environment over commerce, but the protection of our wild salmon is now an economic issue.” - Jean-Michel Cousteau

Summer Fun in the Sun on the Aegean Sea

Ambassadors of the Environment (AOTE) Cape Sounio, Grecotel Program:

Each summer our AOTE kids and youth programs in Greece kick off their season with great festivities: family, food, fireworks; and how about organic gardening, composting, rock climbing, or a night snorkel!

Protecting Our Marine Heritage

“We need to ensure that majestic areas are protected from short-sighted, economically motivated actions because they can result in long-lasting damage that will prevent our children from enjoying these natural treasures. That is what is at stake.” - Jean-Michel Cousteau

OFS in the Press: Diver Magazine: July/August 2009

Sad Gift From The Sea

Jean-Michel Cousteau's July/August 2009 article in Diver Magazine.

Cleaning Up Our Oceanic Mess

“By ensuring that trash and plastics from your local area doesn’t end up in the ocean and reducing the amount of waste you generate, you can help reduce marine debris.” - Jean-Michel Cousteau

Chance to Protect Babies from Toxic Chemicals

“The decline in some marine mammal populations is linked to the prevalence of flame retardant chemicals and other persistent organic pollutants” - Jean-Michel Cousteau

Jean-Michel Cousteau's "Favorite Place on Earth"

July 7, 2009
“Twenty-five years ago, I had the privilege of going with our team to explore the Amazon. I had a lot of questions, and I came out 20 months later with more questions than I had when I went in.” - Jean-Michel Cousteau