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Main Title 50 ways to save the ocean /
Author Helvarg, David,
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Toomey, Jim P.
Publisher Inner Ocean Pub.,
Year Published 2006
OCLC Number 66276473
ISBN 1930722664; 9781930722668
Subjects Marine resources conservation--United States.
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Publisher description http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0712/2006284013-d.html
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EKAM  GC1020.H448 2006 Region 4 Library/Atlanta,GA 08/03/2009
Collation xvi, 186 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Notes Go to the beach -- Get married on a wild beach -- Dive responsibly -- Be a blue boater -- Keep your home aquarium ocean friendly -- Go on a whale-watching trip -- Visit a tide pool -- Take kids surfing, or have them take you -- Fish for fun, food, and the future -- Walk on whatever beach you want -- Talk about the ocean in your place of worship -- Eat organic and vegetarian foods -- Eat seafood that's healthy and sustainable -- Grow a natural yard and garden (and play on a natural green) -- Conserve water -- Conserve energy to help the seas and yourself -- Be a marine sanctuary volunteer -- Prevent sea turtles from going the way of dinosaurs -- Use less plastic -- Opt out of the throwaway culture -- Raise funds for ocean conservation -- Maintain an ocean-friendly driveway or green roof -- Keep your household refuse nontoxic -- Drive a fuel-efficient car, join a car pool, or use public transit -- Don't use your storm drain as if it were a toilet -- Upgrade your house above hurricane code -- Join in a coastal cleanup -- Protect our waters from invasive organisms (exotic critters) -- Sail on an ocean-friendly cruise ship -- Support your local wetlands -- Restore a stream, river, or watershed -- Live a reasonable distance from the beach -- Count the fish; then do some light -- Housekeeping for them -- Protect the dunes so they'll protect us -- Power down around whales, manatees, and other marine wildlife -- Join a marine mammal rescue center -- Work to create wilderness parks under the sea -- Don't feed the sharks (or let them feed on you) -- Don't exploit sea creatures for vanity's sake -- Keep oil off our shore -- Visit an aquarium -- Support marine education in our schools -- Speak for the seas at local public hearings -- Learn your local maritime history -- Talk to your cousin in Kansas about the weather -- Learn how to navigate and read the tides -- Immerse yourself in blue media -- Go on a live or virtual ocean expedition -- Vote for those who protect the coast -- Be a seaweed rebel. [This book] addresses daily choices we can make to restore, preserve, and ultilmatly respect the great seas ... (back cover.).
Place Published Makawao, Hawaii
Alternate Title Fifty ways to save the ocean
PUB Date Free Form c2006
BIB Level m
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
LCCN 2006284013
OCLC Time Stamp 20090727171441
Language eng
Origin OCLC
Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 01305cam 2200361Ia 45020