Wednesday, July 6, 2022

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Why We NEED to Educate Children About Ocean Plastics

We’ve just read about Pollutoys, which have been produced by the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society. These children’s toys might look cute and fluffy on the outside, but their insides are jam-packed with indigestible plastic...

We are here today to turn the tide!

APE at UN Ocean Conference APE attended the first ever UN Ocean Conference held from 5 to 9 June in New York. Kenny Young, Director of APE, spoke at the ‘Solutions Hour – Voluntary Commitments...

APE Director records Sicily migrants for upcoming OCEANS album

Artists Project Earth’s ‘OCEANS’ album which will feature Rhythm Del Mundo, the Afro-Cuban collective in collaboration with Bob Dylan, Ed Sheeran, Coldplay, Beyonce, Pharrell Williams, Mumfords and many other top artists, is due to...

COP21 – Cop Out?

"The wheel of climate action turns slowly, but in Paris it has turned. This deal puts the fossil-fuel industry on the wrong side of history." Kumi Naidoo Artists Project Earth are in Paris! Our house band...

Plastic Is Definitely Not Fantastic

How to reduce plastic use in your daily life On this blog, we talk a lot about the long-term detrimental effects of industrialisation on the ecosystem, and one of our biggest bugbears is plastic waste,...

What If Captain Ahab Loved Whales?

To paraphrase Joni Mitchell's famous song, Big Yellow Taxi, "We don't know what we've got till it's gone," and this is certainly the case when it comes to the plight of the great whales, because we...

COP or Robbers? Artists Project Earth in Paris

"As COP21 draws to a close, our continued reliance on both fossil fuel energy and nuclear is making Britain look like robbers." Artists Project Earth are in Paris! Our house band Rhythms Del Mundo is performing their new...

Five Sea Creatures Being Harmed by Ocean Plastics

Much of our sea creatures are impacted by plastic pollution, the ‘lucky ones’ are rescued, although often injured. Many are not lucky, some become entangled and are not found in time to be freed...

Love Yoga? Love the oceans too!

Here’s something to meditate about. Yoga pants, and other clothes made from common synthetic materials, are causing the world’s oceans to fill up with minuscule pieces of plastic known as microfibers, according to a new...

Sustainable Cooking – What Is It and How Can We Get Involved?

Sustainable cooking is all about our food choices and how they affect local sustainability, health and the environment. Over 7.4 million tonnes of food goes to landfill every year, so it’s important that we...