Ocean Passion Blog Series

The Making Of A Passionate Student In Marine Biology

The Making Of A Passionate Student In Marine Biology

My favorite aspect of the ocean is its biodiversity. The abundance of species and ecosystems in the ocean fascinates me. By studying evolution, I began to get captured by all the different species that the worlds marine ecosystems host. Of course, I love scuba diving and having a chance to see these amazing species up close. I especially love learning about invertebrates and the remarkable different ways of life.

Helping The Shark Fin Ban Movement Get Passed

Helping The Shark Fin Ban Movement Get Passed

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Remembering Rob Stewart of Sharkwater

Remembering Rob Stewart of Sharkwater

Rob Stewart's documentary Sharkwater  was one powerful documentary that not only showed my soul a journey of discovery but so many others around the world. Rob Stewart showed us what is horrifically happening to sharks by the millions and also how important they are to our very own lives. It was that day in Toronto back in 2007 that I realized that the ocean gave me my second breath and passion ignited inside of me and I was a born ocean guardian thanks to Rob. 

Interview With A Politician That Helped Start The Shark Fin Ban Movement In Canada

Interview With A Politician That Helped Start The Shark Fin Ban Movement In Canada

This week we have an interview with a politician that helped the shark fin ban movement in Canada get started - Phil Gillies. I was born just north of London, England. Our family immigrated to Canada when I was 7. I grew up in Brantford, Ontario – a small industrial city about an hour southwest of Toronto. I took a degree in political science at Western University, and almost immediately after graduating I was immersed in politics

My Life Is Highly Influenced By My Concerns For The Ocean

My Life Is Highly Influenced By My Concerns For The Ocean

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Fishermen Had Been Shooting Any Seal That They Saw

Fishermen Had Been Shooting Any Seal That They Saw

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Interview With Producer Of Sea Of Life - Julia Barnes

Interview With Producer Of Sea Of Life - Julia Barnes

My favourite thing about the ocean is the way that it responds to you. Every time you move, every time you breathe, every time your heart beats underwater, this whole world of life reacts. It makes you feel a sense of connectedness unlike anything else.

Creating Bridges With Shark Killing Longlines & Hooks By The Thousands

Creating Bridges With Shark Killing Longlines & Hooks By The Thousands

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Humans Need To Become Part Of The Solution, Not Part Of The Problem!

Humans Need To Become Part Of The Solution, Not Part Of The Problem!

An interview with an incredibly energetic and action-oriented Environmental Ranger from South Australia. She teaches us where to find information to reduce or remove plastic from our life. She is filled with an incredible story, a journey of passion.

Arrested For Protecting Whales

Arrested For Protecting Whales

Our interview today is with a lady who has been arrested for trying to save whales. She has traveled around the world protecting endangered species from extinction and shares who life journey with us. She is truly one passionate and ........

7yrs Old: I Think Kids My Age Are The Last Chance For Sharks

7yrs Old: I Think Kids My Age Are The Last Chance For Sharks

Welcome to our "Ocean Passion Series" where we are interviewing ordinary people doing extraordinary actions for the ocean. We believe learning ...

The Passion For Marine Citizen Science Has Taken Hold Of Me

The Passion For Marine Citizen Science Has Taken Hold Of Me

  Welcome to our "Ocean Passion Series" where we are interviewing ordinary people doing extraordinary actions for the ocean. We believe learning ...