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television series Cheers. But fewer realize that over the course of the past two and a half
decades, Danson has tirelessly devoted himself to the cause of heading off a looming global
catastrophethe massive destruction of our planets oceanic biosystems and the complete
collapse of the worlds major commercial fisheries.
1980s to oppose offshore oil drilling near his Southern California neighborhood to his current
status as one of the worlds most influential oceanic environmental activists, testifying before
congressional committees in Washington, D.C., addressing the World Trade Organization in
Zurich, Switzerland, and helping found Oceana, the largest organization in the world focused
solely on ocean conservation.
just the past half-century, ranging from the ravages of overfishing and habitat destruction to the
devastating effects of ocean acidification and the wasteful horrors of fish farms. Danson also
shares the stage of Oceana with some of the worlds most respected authorities in the fields
of marine science, commercial fishing, and environmental law, as well as with other influential
Oceana powerfully illustrates the impending crises and offers solutions that may allow us
to avert them, showing you the specific courses of action you can take to become active,
responsible stewards of our planets most precious resourceits oceans.
|Publisher:||Rodale Press, Incorporated|
|Publish Date:||Mar 15, 2011|
|Number of Pages:||320|
|Shipping Weight (in pounds):||2.25|
|Product in Inches (L x W x H):||9.5 x 7.7 x 1.1|
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