Saturday, August 02, 2014
Mission Blue is a an initiative by the Sylvia Earle Alliance (SEA), a non-profit organization. SEA was formed when Dr. Sylvia Earle urged people to create a grassroots campaign that urge the creation of a global network of marine protected areas. Dr. Sylvia Earle is a prominent ocean researcher. She has many honors for research and conservation advocacy and a solid career background. Today she works for National Geographic. The SEA explores and cares for the ocean. As part of Mission Blue, there is now a Netflix documentary to be released August 15 called Mission Blue.
The 150-second trailer available on YouTube provides a good overview for the documentary.
Mission Blue has a few, specific steps that are suggested toward their ocean conservation goals:
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