Sept. 9, 2011. In this episode of World Ocean Radio, host Peter Neill provides an anecdotal review of the progress in research, exploration, technical advances, and ocean news culled from Ocean News & Technology (www.ocean-news.com) and some of the best news publications that cross our desks.
Peter Neill, Director of the W2O and host of World Ocean Radio, provides coverage of a broad spectrum of ocean issues from science and education to advocacy and exemplary projects. World Ocean Radio, a project of the World Ocean Observatory, is a weekly series of five-minute audio essays available for syndicated use at no cost by community radio stations worldwide.
photo: Chinese manned submersible Jiaolong is pulled out of water after reaching a depth of 4,027 meters during a dive test conducted in the eastern Pacific Ocean. [Photo/CFP]
Ocean Health Index
A weekly feature to highlight, by country, the goals and components of the Ocean Health Index which measures and scores ocean health from 0-100.
Did You Know?
This goal measures the amount of seafood captured or raised in a sustainable way.
Seafood helps more than half the world’s population meet their need for protein. (source: OHI)