Environment

Sink or Swim:  Can Art Save Sharks?

Sink or Swim: Can Art Save Sharks?

29 November, 2011 at 4:17 pm 5 comments

Passionate artists are raising awareness for the injustice and cruelty of shark finning. Can art change the way people think about sharks? One organization (called PangeaSeed) seems to think so. They’ve planted themselves in the heart of Japan to host an art exhibit called “Sink or Swim”. The goal of […]

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Project AWARE’s Big Shark Shout Out Week

Project AWARE’s Big Shark Shout Out Week

17 October, 2011 at 3:27 pm 0 comments

We’re Emptying the Ocean of Sharks. And Scuba Divers are Taking Action…

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PADI Diving Society Members Support Project AWARE

PADI Diving Society Members Support Project AWARE

6 May, 2011 at 12:48 am 3 comments

  Did you know that a portion of your PADI Diving Society membership supports Project AWARE Foundation? Plus, Society members are constantly active with conservation efforts. From small projects in their hometowns to larger projects during Society events – Society members support Project AWARE. PADI Diving Society is more than […]

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Teach Your Child to Conserve Our Oceans

Teach Your Child to Conserve Our Oceans

2 May, 2011 at 6:07 pm 1 comment

Much of our lives are made up of decisions about what to do right now:    -  Pick up that piece of trash or leave it?    -  Help an injured animal or ignore it? etc. Here’s a long term choice:    -  Teach your children to love and respect […]

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Clean. Save. Win.

Clean. Save. Win.

31 March, 2011 at 4:10 pm 0 comments

We forget how our life impacts everything around us. Take a look at the ocean. It’s so vast, what can one person do to change anything? One choice can make all the difference. Your choice to: 1. Ignore that little piece of trash on the ground                                         Or 2. Take […]

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Wanted: 100k Shark Advocates

Wanted: 100k Shark Advocates

9 March, 2011 at 6:05 pm 0 comments

 Many of the world’s shark species are disappearing — and fast. In one recent meeting with Project AWARE, a European Union government official said, “Unfortunately, sharks have an image problem. That means they have few sympathizers outside the conservation community.” And largely, we agree.  But divers are unique. We’re shark […]

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