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David Helvarg

David Helvarg is a former war correspondent, award-winning journalist, and founder of the Blue Frontier Campaign. He is founder and co-host of Rising Tide—The Ocean Podcast.

Articles by this author

 

'Blue Carbon' Sinks: Can the Ocean Save the Planet?

The idea of ocean-based climate solutions is appealing, but the challenges are formidable.

David Helvarg ·


Finding Porpoise in Ocean Protection Is No Joke

In the New Year, we must rays awareness, seas the moment and sand together for cod and country and from sea to shining sea.

David Helvarg ·


The Climate Crisis Has Gone Critical

Human-induced climate change has gotten so bad that our only hope isn’t to reverse it, but to simply save what we can.

David Helvarg ·

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