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Podcasts from Blue Marine Foundation - dedicated to restoring the ocean to health by addressing overfishing, one of the world’s biggest environmental problems. Our vision is a healthy ocean forever, for everyone.

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Podcasts from Blue Marine Foundation - dedicated to restoring the ocean to health by addressing overfishing, one of the world’s biggest environmental problems. Our vision is a healthy ocean forever, for everyone.

    Ocean Awards 2021: TheLifetime Achievement Award

    Ocean Awards 2021: TheLifetime Achievement Award

    Dr Nancy Knowlton  is awarded the Ocean Award Lifetime Achievement Award, celebrating an individual that has shown consistent leadership and vision on ocean issues, going above and beyond others in their commitment to protecting marine life.


    Dr Knowlton is here in conversation with Charles Clover of Blue Marine Foundation, talking about the notion of Ocean Optimism.

    • 48 min
    Ocean Awards 2021: The Science Award

    Ocean Awards 2021: The Science Award

    Dr Lauren Biermann from the Plymouth Marine Laboratory was awarded the Ocean Awards 2021 Science Award for her work using satellite data to find patches of floating plastic litter from space. Speaking here to Charles Clover of Blue Marine Foundation, she describes how she developed a machine learning algorithm to help the satellites distinguish between ocean debris and plastics, helping take the first step in removing plastic litter from our oceans.

    • 26 min
    Ocean Awards 2021: The Innovation Award

    Ocean Awards 2021: The Innovation Award

    Dr Chris Wilcox was awarded the Ocean Awards 2021 Innovation Award for two devices that are improving the way we monitor and protect the ocean. Here, he talks to
    BOAT International's Sacha Bonsor about the devices and his hopes for them.

    • 27 min
    Blue Oysters

    Blue Oysters

    Our native British oyster is a remarkable creature.  Not only are they ecosystem engineers, a single oyster can filter 200 litres of water a day!  Discover how the Blue Marine Foundation has been working in the Solent to set an example for how to recover this critical habitat.

    • 1 sec
    Fish For Tomorrow

    Fish For Tomorrow

    Take a deep dive with the Blue Marine Resilient Reefs team as they guide you round the exotic world of groupers and parrot fish who swim through the azure seas and coral reefs off the Maldives. Find out why these species are under threat, what can be done to protect them and support a sustainable fishing and tourist industry in these paradise islands. Find out more from the Blue Marine Foundation's website here.

    • 39 min
    Ocean Awards 2020 Science Winner Dr Rainer Froese

    Ocean Awards 2020 Science Winner Dr Rainer Froese

    BLUE’s executive director Charles Clover talks to Ocean Awards Science winner Dr Rainer Froese whose work counting fish leads him to believe that 2020 may see the end of overfishing in European waters as a result of Covid-19 – which has created the opportunity to restore fish stocks forever. 

    • 36 min

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