NOAA Marine Debris Removal Grant

The NOAA Marine Debris Program has announced its fiscal year 2022 Marine Debris Removal notice of funding opportunity. Projects awarded through the removal grant competition will create long-term, quantifiable ecological habitat improvements for NOAA trust resources, with priority consideration for efforts targeting derelict fishing gear, abandoned and derelict vessels, and other medium- and large-scale debris.Continue reading “NOAA Marine Debris Removal Grant”

New Marine Conservation Social Fund

Sea-Changers has launched its new Marine Conservation Social Fund to support socially beneficial marine conservation approaches and solutions. It is well documented that time spent in and near the ocean can have a hugely positive impact on well-being. It is also the case that volunteering has both individual and community cohesion benefits. That is why Sea-Changers isContinue reading “New Marine Conservation Social Fund”

DS Smith Looks at Seaweed for Packaging

The rising demand for sustainable goods has led DS Smith to explore the opportunities for using seaweed as an alternative fiber resource. The global packaging producer are in talks with various biotechnology companies to explore the use of seaweed in a range of packaging products, such as cartons, paper wraps and cardboard trays. DS SmithContinue reading “DS Smith Looks at Seaweed for Packaging”

World’s First NFT Marketplace

World of Waves ($WOW), a nature conservation effort fueled by the intricate world of cryptocurrency, has announced the world’s first NFT Marketplace dedicated to cleaning up the oceans, protecting and preserving ocean wildlife, and promoting sustainability in all practices. $WOW is a frictionless yield and liquidity generating token with a limited supply of 2 billionContinue reading “World’s First NFT Marketplace”