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Norwegian schedules Guy Harvey conservation cruise

2017-06-20

Norwegian Cruise Line will host a seven-night ocean conservation theme cruise in October in partnership with the Guy Harvey Ocean Foundation and Nova Southeastern University's Guy Harvey Research Institute.

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Sailors for the Sea Releases 2017 Ocean Watch Magazine

2017-05-31

Big Problems. Real Solutions. Start with Sailors for the Sea. A must-read stunning edition of Ocean Watch magazine for 2017

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PRESIDENT OBAMA SIGNS OUTDOOR REC ACT INTO LAW

2017-01-12

Bill recognizes that the outdoor recreation industry is a significant economic driverAlexandria, VA – December 9, 2016 – In a significant step forward for the outdoor recreation industry and the sportfishing community, yesterday, President Obama signed into law the Outdoor Recreation Jobs and Economic Impact Act of 2016 . The bill, known as the Outdoor REC Act, passed the House of Representatives and the Senate in November. This new piece of legislation requires the Department of Commerce, in collaboration with the Department of the Interior and the Department of Agriculture, to assess and analyze the contributions of the outdoor recreation industry, including recreational fishing, to the United States economy. The legislation will help to ensure that sportfishing industry jobs and recreational fishing’s economic impact are accounted for as part of the gross domestic product (GDP).

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GUY HARVEY SCHOLARSHIP AWARD ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS NOW FOR 2017

2016-12-22

To be eligible, students have to be enrolled full-time at a Florida higher education institution and conduct research related to fisheries managementFT. LAUDERDALE, Fla. (December 19, 2016) – The Guy Harvey Ocean Foundation, a non-for-profit organization that conducts scientific research and hosts educational programs aimed at conserving the marine environment, is now accepting application packages for scholarships to support full-time undergraduate and graduate students enrolled at Florida institutions of higher education. Only students who are conducting research related to the biology, ecology, habitat or management of fish in Florida’s marine environment will be eligible. The awards program takes into consideration the breadth of research methods needed to effectively understand and sustainably manage marine fish.

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UN’SHUCKING’BELIEVABLE

2016-02-16

Imagine looking out your window and a seeing a piece of land the size of a football field disappearing. Now, imagine a football field vanishing every 45 minutes. If you live in Southeastern Louisiana that’s your window. Louisiana’s estuarine wetlands are disappearing at an astounding rate. Since 1930, 1,900 square miles of wetlands have been lost, and it’s estimated that 34 years from now, by 2050, another 700 square miles will be gone.

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THE LATEST FROM E.I.C. FRED GARTH

2015-08-10

What is IUU fishing? Hint: It’s NOT Indiana University’s Urban fishing team.

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GALLERY DRINKWARE HAS SOME VERY EXCITING NEWS!

2016-10-08

We are so thrilled to announce that Water Gallery has officially partnered with two new artists and we are currently in the process of creating prototypes for incredible new glass water bottles which will feature their images!

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‘HANDS OFF!’ IS BEST POLICY FOR SEA TURTLE HATCHLINGS

2016-08-29

Sea turtle hatchlings are digging out of their nests and clambering toward the ocean in September and October, the last months of Florida’s sea turtle nesting season.

Just remember, “Hands off!” is the best policy for beachgoers encountering sea turtle hatchings.

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GUY HARVEY IN JAMAICA FOR 30TH ANNIVERSARY DOCUMENTARY, MOBAY MARLIN TOURNAMENT

2016-09-27

German-born, Jamaican-raised conservationist, artist and marine biologist Guy Harvey is now in Jamaica to participate in the 55th Montego Bay Annual International Marlin Tournament and to continue documenting his life’s work in both the art and marine life industries. 

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WE ALL WANT TO LEAVE OUR MARK ON THE WORLD

2016-09-28

We all want to leave our mark on the world when we go.  Hopefully, in a positive way and not notoriously. There’s no doubt, had I gone to meet my maker at an earlier time in my life, my mark might have been less-than-superlative.

But I’m older and wiser now. And the other day, I may have actually stumbled upon my “mark.”

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