These days, Sea Shepherd is getting a lot of press. Whale Wars, a cable TV show, has turned Paul Watson into the oceanic Superman. But while he’s basking in the limelight, there are many other champions of the oceans, people who have been working quietly outside of the limelight. These heroes have gone largely unsung. Protect The Ocean is pleased to bring some of them to your attention here. If it’s well-received, other Parts will follow.
Topping off our list is Sylvia Earle, who was a recent recipient of a TED award. You won’t want to miss this very moving and informative acceptance speech: