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Blue Frontier's podcast, Rising Tide, hosted by Blue Frontier's Executive Director, David Helvarg. This podcast aims to give you information, inspiration, and motivation to tackle the challenges our oceans are facing. The oceans are rising, so are we!

Rising Tide: The Ocean Podcast David Helvarg

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    • 5.0 • 13 Ratings

Blue Frontier's podcast, Rising Tide, hosted by Blue Frontier's Executive Director, David Helvarg. This podcast aims to give you information, inspiration, and motivation to tackle the challenges our oceans are facing. The oceans are rising, so are we!

    Rising Tide #33 – Jeremy Jackson’s Blue World View

    Rising Tide #33 – Jeremy Jackson’s Blue World View

    Jeremy Jackson, one of the world’s leading ocean ecologists, paleobiologists and conservationists talks to us about his hopes and concerns about the state of the ocean, the land and human civilization.  He also tells us about his work over time, rapid climate change, coral reef migration and the kind of science needed to turn the tide.
    Rising Tide, the Ocean Podcast is co-hosted by Blue Frontier's David Helvarg and the Inland Ocean Coalition's Vicki Nichols-Goldstein.  This podcast aims to give you information, inspiration and motivation (along with a few laughs) to help understand our ocean world and make it better.  The ocean is rising, and so are we!
    Learn more at bluefront.org

    • 24 min
    Rising Tide #32 - Ana Blanco’s Ocean Films

    Rising Tide #32 - Ana Blanco’s Ocean Films

    Join us in conversation with Ana Blanco, Executive Director of the International Ocean Film Festival.  We talk about the ocean in our living rooms and theaters, how documentaries and other media from Cousteau TV specials to this year’s Academy Award winning ‘My Octopus Teacher,’ help connect people to the ocean in both its wonder and its warnings.  Join us to learn more about this unique film fest and some of Ana (and our) favorite ocean films.
    Rising Tide, the Ocean Podcast is co-hosted by Blue Frontier's David Helvarg and the Inland Ocean Coalition's Vicki Nichols-Goldstein.  This podcast aims to give you information, inspiration and motivation (along with a few laughs) to help understand our ocean world and make it better.  The ocean is rising, and so are we!
    Learn more at bluefront.org

    • 24 min
    Rising Tide #31 - The Scientist and the Abalone

    Rising Tide #31 - The Scientist and the Abalone

    Join us with Dr. Kristin Aquilino, head of the White Abalone breeding program at UC Davis marine lab in northern California.  Find out how a deep-water marine snail almost got pan-fried to extinction and what she and others are doing to reintroduce it into the ocean.
    After listening read David’s story on the scientist and the mollusk in Sierra Club magazine
    https://www.sierraclub.org/sierra/abalone-edge
    Rising Tide, the Ocean Podcast is co-hosted by Blue Frontier's David Helvarg and the Inland Ocean Coalition's Vicki Nichols-Goldstein.  This podcast aims to give you information, inspiration and motivation (along with a few laughs) to help understand our ocean world and make it better.  The ocean is rising, and so are we!
    Learn more at bluefront.org

    • 28 min
    Rising Tide #30 – Getting down with Mehgan Heaney-Grier

    Rising Tide #30 – Getting down with Mehgan Heaney-Grier

    Another Rising Tide, another amazing, salty woman.  This time we’re talking with Mehgan Heaney-Grier, an early record-holding free diver who helped introduce the sport to the U.S.  Her latest project is the web-series the ‘Imperfect  Conservationist.’  In her long ocean career she’s also been a stunt diver for ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ and part of the Discovery Channel explorers team for ‘Treasure Quest – Snake Island.’  Curious to hear more?  Just tune in.
    Rising Tide, the Ocean Podcast is co-hosted by Blue Frontier's David Helvarg and the Inland Ocean Coalition's Vicki Nichols-Goldstein.  This podcast aims to give you information, inspiration and motivation (along with a few laughs) to help understand our ocean world and make it better.  The ocean is rising, and so are we!
    Learn more at bluefront.org

    • 19 min
    Rising Tide #29 - Roz Savage’s Three Oceans

    Rising Tide #29 - Roz Savage’s Three Oceans

    Join us in conversation with the amazing Roz Savage.  Roz is the first (and so far only) woman to row solo across the world’s “Big Three” oceans: the Atlantic, the Pacific, and the Indian. A Guinness World Record holder, appointed a Member of the Order of the British Empire by the Queen, she talks about her motivations, challenges and what she learned about how we can all make a difference for our blue planet.
    Rising Tide Podcast aims to give you information, inspiration, and motivation to tackle the challenges our oceans are facing. The oceans are rising, so are we!
    Learn more at bluefront.org

    • 29 min
    Rising Tide #28 - Writers for the Sea #2

    Rising Tide #28 - Writers for the Sea #2

    If you missed our Writers for the Sea Authors Panel with Brian Skerry, Sylvia Earle, and Carl Safina, we're offering the full panel discussion on this week's podcast. Dive in with two famed scientist-authors and a renowned in-depth photographer talk about their latest books or those about to surface.
    Rising Tide Podcast aims to give you information, inspiration, and motivation to tackle the challenges our oceans are facing. The oceans are rising, so are we!
    Learn more at bluefront.org

    • 57 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
13 Ratings

13 Ratings

caikahu ,

Nice topics about the ocean

I really like listening to this podcast and the info it shares with us. I only wish it were longer so I could enjoy it even more!
Keep up the great work.

Sincerely,

Natalie Chronister

risingtideluver! ,

Amazing

After listening to this podcast I feel like have have opened up my 3rd eye. The family contribution is great and very sweet.I never knew the wonders of the oceans and the horrible things going on! Keep up the good work David!

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