The accident has damaged an estimated 13,500 square metres (145,000 square feet) of coral reef which could cost up to $16.2 million to restore
One of the main coral reefs at Raja Ampat, an Indonesian island chain home to perhaps the world’s richest marine biodiversity, was severely damaged last week when a Bahamian-flagged cruise ship smashed into it at low tide, according to an official report. The 90-meter Caledonian Sky, owned by tour operator Noble Caledonia, ran aground in […]
Coral reefs in and surrounding the Island Conservation Area of Nusa Penida (KKP Nusa Penida) are undergoing the destructive process of coral bleaching
Courtney Conlogue pushes the limits on her last wave in Round 3 of Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach and narrowly avoids hazardous inside section.
They say surfers are an indicator species. We are the first affected when the natural environment gets degraded. Hence, we are watchdogs, activists and trend-setters. However, foam and fiberglass, the two materials that make up the very symbol of our pursuit, are both toxic materials.
Kauai’s Sebastian Zietz, 24, has posted the first major win of his five-year pro surfing career at the Reef Hawaiian Pro to qualify for the 2013 elite ASP World Tour.
This video features Rob Machado’s section in Cancer to Capricorn Reef’s surf movie that came out last year. The picture to the right sums up all you need to know about the video, Rob – casual as ever and just setting up his line in a Lopez -esque manner.