Keiko Died In Freedom

Jean-Michel Cousteau up close with Keiko With news of Keiko’s death, like so many of us, I am flooded with questions and mixed emotions. The news affects me as if it were the passing of a beloved leader or master teacher ...

Pieces of NWHI Puzzle Falling into Place

Expedition Log #7
Reported for: 10 July 2003

Reported by: Holly S. Lohuis

Latitude: 23 degrees 46.7 minutes N.

Longitude: 166 degrees 14.3 minutes W.

Location: French Frigate Shoals, anchored halfway between La Perouse and East Island

Weather: Patchy clouds and sun

Plan for the day

Today we will have multiple underwater teams as well as one landing team at Tern Island.

Keiko: Wild Whale In Training

Keiko With Keiko, Ocean Futures Society is attempting something that has never been done before -- reintroducing a captive orca to the wild ...

Environmental News April 6 - April 24 2010

Quote for the week

"As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them."
- John Fitzgerald Kennedy

Environmental News March 24th-April 5th 2010

Quote for the week

“There is a window in time, and that is now, when we could forever lose a precious ocean heritage, or we could develop the foundation for an enduring legacy, an ocean ethic…an inspired gift from the 20th century to all who follow us.”
-Dr. Sylvia Earle, noted ocean explorer

Environmental News: March 12th- March 24th 2010

Quote for the week

“When one man, for whatever reason, has the opportunity to lead an extraordinary life, he has no right to keep it to himself." ~Jacques-Yves Cousteau

Environmental News: March 2nd-March 11th 2010

Quote for the week

We can find happiness in protecting the world around us not only because we cherish it for its awesome beauty, power and mystery, but because we cherish our fellow humans, those who live today and those who will live tomorrow."
Jacques Y. Cousteau

Environmental News: February 18th-March 1st 2010

Quote for the week

"We do make a difference -- one way or the other. We are responsible for the impact of our lives. Whatever we do with whatever we have, we leave behind us a legacy for those who follow." Stephen Covey

Environmental News: February 2nd- February 17th 2010

Quote for the week

“When we try to pick out anything by itself, we find it hitched to everything else in the Universe.”
John Muir, 1911

Environmental News: January 22-February 1, 2010

Quote for the week

"Going into the ocean is like diving into the history of life on Earth" - Sylvia Earle