Our Oceans Are A Human Casualty
Original story at The Huffington Post• 13 mentions • 5 months ago
The Huffington Post 5 months ago
My son pondered the ocean: Its life, its force, its energy, its vastness, and its beauty. Sadly, climate change and human interference could change all that. As I sat behind my son, watching him take in and rejoice the awe-inspiring ocean, I couldn’t shake my overwhelming worry for his future and for its future. It used to be that the oceans were the last untouched and wild places on the planet. There were minimal signs of man’s influence until the last century. For hundreds of thousands, even millions of years, oceanic species flourished in a beautiful equilibrium that can only ...