More than six million tonnes of marine litter is estimated to enter the ocean each year. But scuba divers globally have a zoom focus on battling the ocean’s silent killer from beneath the surface – especially during September’s Debris Month of Action.
How far would you be able to swim for sharks? Check out Project AWARE's top fundraisers for inspiration — and think about ways to raise awareness about shark conservation in the scuba diving community.
Have you ever heard of a gal shaving her head in the name of shark protection? That’s just what Divemaster, Heather Murray did during Project AWARE’s global Finathon™ - smashing fundraising targets and raising more than $8000 to support sharks. We couldn’t be more inspired.
The Australian government insists it is committed to protecting the Great Barrier Reef after the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization warned that the reef’s world heritage status could be downgraded to “in danger” in 2014