Dr. Sylvia Earle

A world-renowned oceanographer and explorer, Sylvia Earle is a great inspiration with her passion and leadership in ocean conservation!

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Ocean Hero Sylvia Earle shares her passion for the Ocean and the critical need to educate others to become stewards of the planet.

Mission Blue | Official Trailer | Netflix
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At the request of MY HERO, musicians Whitney Winefordner and Larsen McCarroll recorded MY BLUE HEART, which Whitney co-wrote with Janet Bartucciotto and Emily Morris, to celebrate oceanographer Sylvia Earle. Recording engineer and musician Steve Wood supervised the recording session. We are pleased and proud to share Winefordner's performance of MY BLUE HEART, on the occasion of "Her Deepness"-Sylvia Earle's 83rd birthday. CLICK HERE to hear the final version of MY BLUE HEART.

Whitney Winefordner and Larsen McCarroll performing My Blue Heart
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Sylvia Earle Ocean Conservation Award Sizzle

Producer: Hila Hamidi
One World One Ocean Sponsors the Ocean Conservation Award in the MY HERO International Film Festival with a 500.00 prize!

Our Oceans Narrated by Sylvia Earle

Producer: Jo Priest
A film about the importance of protecting the blue heart of our planet; our oceans.

Laguna ECO HERO Segment: MacGillivrays One World One Ocean

Producer: The MY HERO Project
Segment from the Laguna Beach ECO Heroes documentary featuring the work of Greg, Barbara, Shawn & Meghan Magillivray with their One World One Ocean Campaign.
A Tribute to Sylvia Earle
Producer: One World One Ocean
A tribute to oceanographer Sylvia Earle from One World One Ocean.

Sylvia Earle Ocean Conservation Award Winning Films in the MY HERO International Film Festival

Gwala Rising in the Bwanabwana Islands

Producer: Whitney Yadao-Evans, Niquole Esters, and Jennifer Shoemaker
Gwala Rising in the Bwanabwana Islands depicts the revitalization of traditional conservation practices in the islands of Papua New Guinea.

Bazaruto Ocean Guardians

Producer: Finn White-Thomson
Meet the Ocean Guardians of Bazaruto Mozambique, who work tirelessly to teach local communities about the importance of conservation.

Invisible Ocean: Plankton & Plastic

Producer: Emily Driscoll
This doc follows NYC sci-artist Mara G. Haseltine as she creates a sculpture to reveal a microscopic threat beneath the surface of the ocean.

With Change Comes Opportunity

Producer: Bluebottle Films - James Sherwood, Danielle Ryan
Rob Pennicott was disappointed the day his local fishing spot was turned into a marine park. Today, Rob says his fishing tourism business, Pennicott Wilderness Journeys, is reliant not just on good fisheries management, but on the longevity of marine park areas in Tasmania.

OCEAN DEFENDERS ALLIANCE / Isla Coronado Ghost Net - Excerpt

Producer: WalterMarti
Removing a ghost net from the sea.

Mr. Whale

Producer: Cheikh Seck and Khalil Ba from SENEGAL
Karim Sall, from Senegal, is nicknamed, Mr. Whale for his devotion to protecting sea life, and for his activism for ocean conservation in Senegal.

Stories, art and audio on MY HERO by students of all ages who admire the heroism of Dr. Sylvia Earle.

Sylvia Earle

By: Jason from Brooklyn
"The key is to see ourselves as a part of the natural systems that support us."

Sylvia Earle

By: Morgan from Boca Raton
“We've got to somehow stabilize our connection to nature so that 50 years from now, 500 years, 5,000 years from now there will still be a wild system and respect for what it takes to sustain us.”

Sylvia Earle

By: Dena from Williamsville

Sylvia Earle

By: Daniel from San Diego

Explorer Hero: Sylvia Earle

By: Edward Ortiz
The key is to see ourselves as a part of the natural systems that support us.

Sylvia Earle

By: Ben Macedo

Artist Ben Macedo's tribute art to Sylvia Earle.

Resources for Sylvia Earle and Ocean Conservation

Mission Blue Website
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One World One Ocean Website
Credit: One World One Ocean

Organizer created on 8/13/2018 5:07:18 PM by Wendy Milette

Last edited 8/30/2018 10:38:28 PM by Wendy Milette