Reasons To Be Cheerful #15

September was a great month for ocean conservation, check out some of the positive news below. Huge pub chain cuts out straws Wetherspoons, a huge UK pub chain, has announced that it’s going to phase out plastic straws from its pubs, switching to paper straws instead from January 2018. This is great news as this…

Reasons To Be Cheerful #12

May 2017 marks a whole year of Reasons To Be Cheerful. Here’s some positive ocean news from last month. Basking shark hangout could get MPA status A new proposed marine protected area could be designated to protect endangered basking sharks off the coast of Scotland. It’s normally really difficult to protect species that migrate a long…

Reasons to be cheerful #6

November has been a bit of a turbulent one for the conservation world, but it’s important to remember that there is a lot of good stuff going on and a lot of positive, passionate conservationists out there who will continue to do their thing. So here are some of the reasons to be cheerful about…