'Taking plastic waste out of the system is the first step, but we can't stop there'
The campaign was created by Sea Shepherd, which says it is committed to making sure the oceans don't become more full of plastic than fish - 'because if the oceans die, we die'
Organizers are encouraging attendees to bring their own reusable water bottle and make use of the festival's water stations
The third biggest poké franchise in the US is adding a plant-based alternative to raw tuna fish - ahimi - to its menu
Experts warn of 'irreversible outcomes' on the horizon
The Government wants to support the 'long-term health of the marine environment'
Lost and abandoned fishing equipment continues to amass in the oceans at a staggering rate of 640,000 tonnes per year
"The decline in ocean oxygen ranks among the most serious effects of human activities on the Earth’s environment," a scientist says
Earth is on the brink of environmental armageddon - and scientists are urging us to take action, including changing our diets
Fish are leaving tropical waters for cooler areas