A collaborative project with more than
7 scientists and 7 artists working as a team,
plus contributions from a growing worldwide community
to promote Ocean Awareness & Stewardship.
It was started thanks to the efforts of
San Diego Visual Arts Network & Team Leader Kira Carrillo Corser
We urge YOU to
Make a differnce!
Learn the facts and help
with simple solutions
"Plastics, like diamonds, are forever. One of the most serious threats to our oceans is plastics pollution. Plastic constitutes approximately 90% of all trash floating on the ocean's surface, with 46,000 pieces of plastic per square mile..."
- Disney Nature OCEANS
"Global fish stocks are exploited or depleted to such an extend that without
urgent measures we may be the last generation to catch food from the oceans..."
- BBC, Sept. 21, 2012
"One of the most important threats facing coral reefs on a global scale is a big one: climate change..."
- National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
What is Killing Coral Reefs?
Can Fishing be Sustainable?
Too Much Plastic?
Threatened Sea Life?
Lesson Plans, EBook, School Activities?
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Support us: Donate your time, become a sponsor, or purchase artwork!
All participants are volunteering much of their
time, planning exhibitions, action events and
online activities promoting creative solutions
and civic action.
Special Thanks to the San Diego Visual Arts Network for giving us seed money with The DNA of Creativity Grant 2012.
Help the oceans - This is a three year project starting in San Diego, with state and national plans to travel it. You can help! Contact us!
Photo illustrations on Home Page by Kira Carillo Corser
Become an Ocean Avatar!
Be a protector,
"Fish Tales!" Share your stories
You may email -
Lauren Carrera, email@example.com
Subject line: Fish Tales
Why you care about fish or saving ocean resources? Video should be 1 to 3
minutes long and shot horizontally,
not vertically on an Iphone or other
video recording equipment.
Do you want an Avatar Photo of yourself merged with an ocean creature?"
2014 - Museum of Monterey - Fish Stories
Fish Stories Storytelling Gathering – 1 to 4 pm, February 9th, 2014
5 Custom House Plaza, Monterey, CA 93940
January 9, 2014 – February 23, 2014
Opening Reception - 7:30 pm, January 9th