Ten Ways to Love the Ocean

This week, my mind is focused on the ocean, our Ocean Girl summer camp starts in 4 days  and I am stoked! I thought I would share a few simple ideas we talk about at camp for reusing and rethinking  plastic. You are welcome to add your own ideas and or suggestions in the comment…

5 incredibly easy Earth Day tips from ocean athletes

Everyday is Earth Day Beach Clean Up!! Come join Ocean Girl Project and clean a dirrrrrrty beeeeeach! Baby Maks 8-11am. Bring a board and pray for surf after! And if you’re an early bird, sunrise morning yoga sesh, bright and early at 6:45am with the wonderful Sarah Moore!   Ocean Minded’s ambassadors share how you…

Permaculture Workshop – Be part of the solution!

Ocean Girl Project presented our first permaculture community workshop by permaculture designer Drew Wilkenson and Kaily Wakefield for the benefit of our lives and coastlines. We explored our food, water, waste, and energy streams and how we can adapt our lifestyle habits to create the greatest amount of positive change for the least amount of…

What do you plan to do with your one wild and precious life?

I thought I would share these simple steps,  I use this formula when creating in general and projects, camps, workshops, life, art, etc. Amazingly simple step are both brilliant and effective.  They have staying power and make sense across the board. For me, simple is powerful. I was honored to be given a similar soulful…

Hawaii & Sustainable Solutions

Mahalo! First day of Ocean Girl Project camp we do small beach clean-ups and learn about sustainability. The girls are often curious as to why we do not use plastic bags or bottles or forks, spoons, or cups, do you get the idea?? After our first quick beach clean up, it becomes very clear and…

Ocean Girl Surf Camp alternatives to Plastic Ocean

Plastic in the oceans is entirely caused by human action and human inaction. It has as much potential to do harm as the worst climate change scenario and is having greater immediate effects, yet it so far receives comparatively no attention, and very little private or government action or funding.

Ocean Girls love Ocean Defender, Protecting, Educating, Preserving!

In Hawaii we have about 600 different species of tropical reef fish and 25 % of those are endemic ( found nowhere else in the world but here ). Our fish in Hawaii are very special. Have you ever wondered how our fish got here or where did they come from? Let’s start by learning about this.

Capt. Charles Moore on the seas of plastic

Capt. Charles Moore of the Algalita Marine Research Foundation first discovered the Great Pacific Garbage Patch — an endless floating waste of plastic trash. Now he’s drawing attention to the growing, choking problem of plastic debris in our seas. About Charles Moore Charles Moore is founder of the Algalita Marine Research Foundation. He captains the…