WSL PURE | One Ocean

WSL PURE | One Ocean

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How deep sea research uncovered an underwater upside-down lake.
Feb 19 • 50 min
Learn how deep sea research uncovered an underwater upside-down lake with Carlie Wiener, Director of Marine Communications at the Schmidt Ocean Institute. Learn more about Schmidt Ocean Institute’s work here: https://schmidtocean.org/ Want to see the…
Flotsam + Jetsam (Feb 14) - This week’s ocean news…
Feb 15 • 4 min
Take action to support the Break Free From Plastic Pollution Act! https://secured.surfrider.org/action/engagement?actionId=AR0032446&id=701i00000018YoU&cid=54585defa91e651aba4b0eb1a4b3741ff8d11849a8db3f265439ad2d4c70be55e6f52a587c4f23526be3b5685317671c…
Why your surfboard sucks for the ocean
Feb 12 • 42 min
Learn why your surfboard sucks for the ocean and the environment with Ry Harris, eco-board guru and surfboard shaper. Check out Ry’s work at https://earthtechsurf.com/ and find them on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/earthtechnologies/ Scroll down…
How kōkua spirit can change the world.
Feb 5 • 27 min
Learn how kōkua spirit can change the world with Kim Johnson, educator and founder of the Johnson Ohana Foundation and Kōkua Hawaii Foundation. Check out Kim’s amazing work to green Jack’s tour…
Flotsam + Jetsam (Jan 31) - This week’s ocean news…
Jan 31 • 6 min
Australian scientists are urging the government to act on climate! https://www.smh.com.au/environment/climate-change/dire-outlook-researchers-call-for-urgent-australian-climate-action-20200128-p53vfq.html They should know, they’re looking at the data,…
How to stay zen in an ocean of plastics.
Jan 29 • 57 min
Learn how to stay zen in an ocean of plastics with Air Copeland, mindfulness master, producer, and Executive Director of The 5 Gyres Institute. Thanks for listening. Lots to follow up on here! Air You can learn more about Air at…
Flotsam + Jetsam (Jan 24) - This week’s ocean news…
Jan 24 • 6 min
China steps up the urgency on single-use plastic! “Single-use plastic: China to ban bags and other items” https://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-china-51171491 Another solid move! “Malaysia has sent back tons of plastic waste to rich countries, saying it…
How an Australian surfer led Harvard to go green.
Jan 22 • 58 min
Learn how one Australian surfer led Harvard to go green with Leith Sharp, innovator and Director of the university’s Executive Education for Sustainability Leadership. Thanks for listening! Learn more about Leith Sharp!…
Flotsam + Jetsam (Jan 18) - This week’s ocean news…
Jan 18 • 6 min
This week’s ocean news…! Lots to read up on about the climate. No surprises here, but important to know where we stand… Study Confirms Climate Models are Getting Future Warming Projections Right —…
Episode 07: Léa Brassy
Jan 15 • 56 min
Learn how living solo takes a village with Léa Brassy: surfer, sailor, spearfisher, and environmentalist. Thanks for listening! You can learn more about Léa at her site here http://www.leabrassy.com/ or follow her adventures on Instagram @leabrassy. Be…
Episode 06: Melati and Isabel Wijsen
Jan 8 • 34 min
Melati and Isabel Wijsen, inspiring young Co-founders of Bye Bye Plastic Bags, go in-depth about Bali’s breakthrough ban on plastic bags, the power of youth activism, and inspiring future change-makers. Show notes: You can read more about Melati, Isabel,…
Episode 05: Nik Strong-Cvetich
Jan 1 • 61 min
Nik Strong-Cvetich, Executive Director of Save The Waves, discusses the World Surfing Reserves and how preserving the ocean’s best surf breaks can help protect its other vital ecosystems. Reece and Nik also call up a special guest: big wave surfer Joao de…
Episode 04: Rafael Bergstrom
Dec 18, 2019 • 31 min
Rafael Bergstrom, Executive Director of Sustainable Coastlines HI, breaks down the recently-passed Bill 40, a monumental measure banning single-use plastic in Hawaii, and details the efforts it took to push it through and how it will impact the state…
Episode 03: Vans US Open - Panel Discussion
Dec 11, 2019 • 55 min
Recorded live at the 2019 Vans US Open of Surfing, an all-star panel of Dane Gudauskas, Kim Matsoukas, Stefanie Sekich Quinn, and Jackson Hinkle sits down with Reece to talk about how brands can impact the environment, the powerful youth movement making a…
Episode 02: Ethan Estess
Dec 4, 2019 • 60 min
Marine scientist and artist Ethan Estess dives into the dangers of overfishing top predators (sharks!) and the current state of Blue Fin Tuna, and then discusses his show-stopping design projects, including his Pipeline sculpture and Golf Ball Wave. Show…
Episode 01: Alex Weber
Nov 27, 2019 • 54 min
For the first-ever episode, Reece talks with the founder of The Plastic Pickup Alex Weber, who collected over 50,000 degrading golf balls from the sea floor off the coast of Pebble Beach and studied the effects of their microplastics on the surrounding…
Presenting WSL PURE | One Ocean: Trailer
Nov 20, 2019 • 1 min
Our mission to protect our one ocean starts with becoming informed. In this series of enlightening and engaging conversations, WSL PURE’s Reece Pacheco speaks with activists, artists, athletes, and academics, about ocean conservation, sustainability, and…