Climate change could turn oceans from friend to foe, UN report warns

09/20/2019

PARIS — Global warming and pollution caused by humanity’s carbon-heavy footprint are ravaging Earth’s oceans and icy regions in ways that could unleash misery on a global scale, a landmark United Nations report to be unveiled next…

Let’s save our oceans — now!

Atty. Gloria Estenzo Ramos 08/05/2018

Our oceans are dying – and need massive resuscitation from us. No thanks to humanity’s continuing assault on the ecosystems, from the highlands down to the oceans, the fish population are not only declining, several species are…

Hot issues for our troubled warming oceans

Atty. Gloria Estenzo Ramos 02/04/2018

People talk about climate change (“pag-usab sa klima,” in Cebuano) more often now than ten years ago. The extreme weather aberrations are getting “normal” and “recurring” — from stronger typhoons, changing rain and snow patterns, to raging…

Fighting for our life-giving oceans

Atty. Gloria Estenzo Ramos 09/17/2017

New York City — Jet-lagged and not hearing the alarm, I missed the van that was to take my colleagues and I to the Gala Dinner honoring actor, ocean activist Ted Danson and Kelly Hallman, philanthropist and…

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