MH Systems, Inc.Protecting marine environments with the best ballast water treatment systemAt MH Systems, we have developed a ballast water purification system that prevents worldwide ecological and economical damage to the waters of ports, harbors and inland waterways. In addition, our state-of-the-art system extends the life of ships with its anti-corrosive components. Our technology provides a one-two punch in the face of a growing marine prob
Rise Above Plastics Mission: To reduce the impacts of plastics in the marine environment by raising awareness about the dangers of plastic pollution and by advocating for a reduction of single-use plastics and the recycling of all plastics.
The Erebus Bay population of Weddell seals in Antarctica's Ross Sea is the most southerly breeding population of mammal in the world. The population's location is one of the few pristine marine environments remaining on the planet. http://ift.tt/1WbVsSF
Most plastic pollution at sea starts out on land as litter on beaches, streets and sidewalks. After plastics enter the marine environment they slowly photodegrade into smaller pieces that marine life can mistake for food, sometimes with fatal results. Ocean gyres concentrate plastic pollution in five main areas of the world’s ocean and various research groups are bringing back alarming data documenting plastics impacts.
Offshore wind farms create 'reef effect' perfect for marine wildlife - especially seals - “Things like barnacles and mussels will settle on hard structures and then that in turn will attract other marine species and it builds up over time.”