Environmental News March 26 - April 16, 2018

Quote for the week

"The wealth of the nation is its air, water, soil, forests, minerals, rivers, lakes, oceans, scenic beauty, wildlife habitats and biodiversity… that’s all there is. That’s the whole economy. That’s where all the economic activity and jobs come from. These biological systems are the sustaining wealth of the world."
— Gaylord Nelson

OFS Defiende la Integridad de la Bella isla Holbox, en Quintana Roo, Mexico

Abril de 2018
Screen Shot 2018-04-11 at 7.57.32 AM_1.png La preciada isla de Holbox en Quintana Roo, sufre un nuevo embate a su integridad ecológica y los derechos de sus habitantes ...

OFS Defends the Integrity of the Beautiful Holbox Island, in Quintana Roo, Mexico

April 11, 2018
Screen Shot 2018-04-11 at 7.57.32 AM_1.png The prized island of Holbox, Quintana Roo, suffers a new attack on its ecology and the respect for the rights of its inhabitants ...

Environmental News March 8 - March 26, 2018

Quote for the week

"We need the tonic of wildness…At the same time that we are earnest to explore and learn all things, we require that all things be mysterious and unexplorable, that land and sea be indefinitely wild, unsurveyed and unfathomed by us because unfathomable. We can never have enough of nature."
— Henry David Thoreau

Environmental News January 2 - February 14, 2018

Quote for the week

"It seems to me that the natural world is the greatest source of excitement; the greatest source of visual beauty; the greatest source of intellectual interest. It is the greatest source of so much in life that makes life worth living."
— David Attenborough

Climate Change - Now is the Time for Action: COP 23

November 16, 2017
IraMeyer_PolarBear_Print_1.jpgWe have seen our planet from space, had access to the deepest canyons of the ocean, deciphered the infinitesimal DNA structure of life, and discovered unimaginable species—but we’ve also seen our own destructive influence on the planet’s complex network of life ...

Environmental News August 1 to August 10, 2017

Quote for the week

"It is a curious situation that the sea, from which life first arose, should now be threatened by the activities of one form of that life. But the sea, though changed in a sinister way, will continue to exist: the threat is rather to life itself."
— Rachel Carson, Marine Biologist

Jean-Michel Cousteau Dispatch - August 2017

August 10, 2017
_CEV5963_600_0.jpgAs citizens of our blue planet, it is our responsibility to continue positive momentum toward healthier oceans ...

Jean-Michel Cousteau's Letter to the Prime Minister of Fiji

August 9, 2017
_CEV5934_1_0.pngFiji has a special place in my heart. Since the 1980s, I have been involved in working in Fiji, from providing my environmental education program, ‘Project Ocean Search’ at a resort then called Na Koro (My Village), to leading expeditions and filming the beautiful soft coral reefs of the Savusavu region with my team ...

Congratulations to our newest Ambassadors of the Environment Director, Nicole Boriski

June 6, 2017
Nicole OFS_1.jpg Nicole Boriski is the AOTE Program Manager for Jean-Michel Cousteau in Puerto Rico at Dorado Beach, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve ...
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