GRAND CAYMAN ISLAND: Jean-Michel Cousteau, president of Ocean Futures Society, called on divers and ocean sports enthusiasts around the world to become "ambassadors for ocean protection" in his remarks at his induction into the International Scuba Diving Hall of Fame.

"It is up to people like you, who have an emotional investment in the oceans, to empower others in our mutual quest to protect the oceans we love," Cousteau told the audience.