Watch: Collaborative Conservation in Marine Sanctuaries

If you missed the U.S. National Marine Sanctuary Foundation Blue Beacon Series: Embracing Collaborative Conservation in Future Sanctuaries, you can watch the event here. The event featured Kalani Quiocho and Brad Kaʻaleleo Wong, who spoke about Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument; Violet Sage Walker, who discussed the proposed Chumash Heritage National Marine Sanctuary; and George Pletnikoff, who offered aContinue reading “Watch: Collaborative Conservation in Marine Sanctuaries”

Call for Decarbonization Projects in PNW

The Economic Development Administration has released a funding opportunity to support coalitions in transforming their regional economy through groups of complementary, aligned construction and nonconstruction projects. JCDREAM, CHARGE and Washington Maritime Blue have formed a coalition for this grant with several local organizations, including Pacific Northwest National Lab, CleanTech Alliance and Aerospace Futures Alliance. TheContinue reading “Call for Decarbonization Projects in PNW”

Conference on Carbon Removal Law & Policy Sept. 21-22

The World Ocean Council (WOC) is collaborating with the Institute for Carbon Removal Law and Policy at American University on the first annual Conference on Carbon Removal Law & Policy. It will take place online Sept. 21-22. The conference is focused on ocean-based carbon removal options and the role of law and policy. The WOC-organizedContinue reading “Conference on Carbon Removal Law & Policy Sept. 21-22”

Candela Launches New E-Boat, Names US Leader

Candela has launched the C-8, dubbed the “Tesla Model S” of boats. Thanks to computer-controlled hydrofoils, it uses only a fraction of the energy a conventional boat needs at high speeds. Sailor, environmental activist and sustainability entrepreneur Tanguy de Lamotte has been chosen to lead Candela’s U.S. division. Source: Candela

Indigenous Leaders Discuss Collaboration in Marine Sanctuaries Sept. 21

On Sept. 21, the U.S. National Marine Sanctuary Foundation (NMSF) will host a Blue Beacon Series discussion, where Indigenous leaders from current and proposed sanctuaries will share how the involvement of their communities in stewardship of special places in the ocean benefits both people and place. Join the event on Facebook Live or livestream it on the NMSF website at 7:00pmContinue reading “Indigenous Leaders Discuss Collaboration in Marine Sanctuaries Sept. 21”