Changing The Tide

At Brightmark, our love for the ocean is as strong as its waves. In partnership with the Guy Harvey Ocean Foundation and Ocean First Education, we’re working to empower students around the globe to join us in “Changing The Tide”—developing a Marine Science 101 curriculum that focuses on the impacts of plastic on our oceans, marine life, and our entire planet.

Changing The Tide Starts With You.

At Brightmark, our love for the ocean is as strong as its waves. In partnership with the Guy Harvey Ocean Foundation and Ocean First Education, we’re working to empower students around the globe to join us in “Changing The Tide”—developing a Marine Science 101 curriculum that focuses on the impacts of plastic on our oceans, marine life, and our entire planet. Do you want to be part of the movement? Just keep swimming and download our materials by signing up below.

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Ocean Education Videos

Eco Tips with Guy Harvey
Changing the Tide

Our strategic partnership with the Guy Harvey Ocean Foundation is a major step in tackling the marine plastic crisis within our oceans. Bob and Guy Harvey Interview from Brightmark Social on Vimeo.

Sea Change
Changing the Tide

We believe everyone can play a part in the future and well-being of our planet. This curriculum is only the beginning.

Teachings from the Sea
Changing the Tide

Perspective is truly a phenomenal concept. Recently, I’ve been looking at things a little differently. I have the fortunate opportunity to spend a little time underwater as I sought my dive certification, and I’ve found that being underwater has allowed me to reflect on the impact of our work at Brightmark and the “why” behind it all…. From a completely new perspective.

Bright News by Brightmark: Positive Environmental News
Changing the Tide

Authored by Esther Cho It can be easy to get caught up in the doom and gloom of the world’s environmental challenges, making it challenging to feel optimistic about the future state of our planet. Current news can get so heavy and, at times, difficult to read. However, here are some positive current events in… Continue reading Bright News by Brightmark: Positive Environmental News

Fishing Nets? Net a Problem. Founder and CEO of Net Your Problem Discusses Their Company Mission.
Changing the Tide

An exclusive interview with Net Your Problem CEO and founder Nicole Baker.     About Net Your Problem Net Your Problem’s mission is to engage various stakeholders and partners to create an economically viable pathway to recycle end-of-life fishing gear, improve waste management, contribute to the circular economy, and reduce energy use and greenhouse gas… Continue reading Fishing Nets? Net a Problem. Founder and CEO of Net Your Problem Discusses Their Company Mission.

Young Students Spend the Day Learning to Conquer Plastics in the Ocean
Changing the Tide

May 10, 2022- EIN Presswire FORT LAUDERDALE, FLORIDA, UNITED STATES, — A group of 60 students from New River Middle School in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, recently spent the day collecting trash on the beach that they measured, sorted, and cataloged to learn more about the devastating effect that plastics have on the ocean ecosystem. All… Continue reading Young Students Spend the Day Learning to Conquer Plastics in the Ocean

Fishing for Nets, Solving Problems: How Net Your Problem is Recycling Fishing Nets from Coast to Coast
Changing the Tide

An exclusive interview with Sara Aubrey, Net Your Problem’s Business and Program Development Manager.     Please provide background on your professional experience and role at Net Your Problem. I was trained as a conservation biologist and natural resource manager, emphasizing marine science and coastal ecosystems. For a long time, I worked in remote places… Continue reading Fishing for Nets, Solving Problems: How Net Your Problem is Recycling Fishing Nets from Coast to Coast

Casting a Net, Solving Significant Problems. How Net Your Problem is Working to Clean the Coasts
Changing the Tide

An exclusive interview with Net Your Problem’s Ashley Zullo, the U.S. Northeast Division Coordinator.     Please provide background on your professional experience and role at Net Your Problem. Growing up on Cape Cod, I always wanted to be a Marine Biologist, so my undergraduate degree is in Marine Biology, and that’s where I met… Continue reading Casting a Net, Solving Significant Problems. How Net Your Problem is Working to Clean the Coasts

There is Strength in Stewardship
Changing the Tide

“You cannot get through a single day without having an impact on the world around you. What you do makes a difference, and you have to decide what kind of a difference you want to make.” – Jane Goodall As a child, I spent time with my grandmother in the garden. She had this tremendous… Continue reading There is Strength in Stewardship

The Kids Are Alright
Changing the Tide

Leading a company that faces some of the planet’s most significant environmental challenges can be discouraging. It’s easy to become preoccupied with the massive scope of Earth’s waste crisis. I’ve previously written about how I cope with that, including focusing on solutions like Brightmark’s plastics renewal technology. After a few days of hanging out with… Continue reading The Kids Are Alright

Making MUVEs in Coastal Restoration: How Frost Science is Helping to Save Florida’s Habitats
Changing the Tide

An exclusive interview with Shannon Jones, Conservation Programs Manager at Frost Science.     Located in Downtown Miami, the Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science (Frost Science) is a leading science museum dedicated to sharing the power of science, sparking wonder and investigation, and fueling innovation for the future. With over a decade of… Continue reading Making MUVEs in Coastal Restoration: How Frost Science is Helping to Save Florida’s Habitats

Beauty Beneath the Surface
Changing the Tide

There is beauty beneath the surface. The power of collaboration and hard work knows no bounds. Our partnership with organizations like the Frost Museum of Science will allow us to connect people of all ages. This involvement of individuals worldwide will help create sustained beauty beneath the surface for generations to come. Brightmark & Frost… Continue reading Beauty Beneath the Surface

Renewing Our Reefs
Changing the Tide

By training, engaging, and inspiring communities globally we aim to not only better our oceans but each other as well. One way that we are doing this is by renewing reefs with organizations that specialize in marine conservation. It’s important to us that we not only create circular solutions to solve some of the world’s… Continue reading Renewing Our Reefs

Eco Tips with Guy Harvey
Changing the Tide

Our strategic partnership with the Guy Harvey Ocean Foundation is a major step in tackling the marine plastic crisis within our oceans. Bob and Guy Harvey Interview from Brightmark Social on Vimeo.

Sea Change
Changing the Tide

We believe everyone can play a part in the future and well-being of our planet. This curriculum is only the beginning.

Teachings from the Sea
Changing the Tide

Perspective is truly a phenomenal concept. Recently, I’ve been looking at things a little differently. I have the fortunate opportunity to spend a little time underwater as I sought my dive certification, and I’ve found that being underwater has allowed me to reflect on the impact of our work at Brightmark and the “why” behind it all…. From a completely new perspective.

Bright News by Brightmark: Positive Environmental News
Changing the Tide

Authored by Esther Cho It can be easy to get caught up in the doom and gloom of the world’s environmental challenges, making it challenging to feel optimistic about the future state of our planet. Current news can get so heavy and, at times, difficult to read. However, here are some positive current events in… Continue reading Bright News by Brightmark: Positive Environmental News

Fishing Nets? Net a Problem. Founder and CEO of Net Your Problem Discusses Their Company Mission.
Changing the Tide

An exclusive interview with Net Your Problem CEO and founder Nicole Baker.     About Net Your Problem Net Your Problem’s mission is to engage various stakeholders and partners to create an economically viable pathway to recycle end-of-life fishing gear, improve waste management, contribute to the circular economy, and reduce energy use and greenhouse gas… Continue reading Fishing Nets? Net a Problem. Founder and CEO of Net Your Problem Discusses Their Company Mission.

Young Students Spend the Day Learning to Conquer Plastics in the Ocean
Changing the Tide

May 10, 2022- EIN Presswire FORT LAUDERDALE, FLORIDA, UNITED STATES, — A group of 60 students from New River Middle School in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, recently spent the day collecting trash on the beach that they measured, sorted, and cataloged to learn more about the devastating effect that plastics have on the ocean ecosystem. All… Continue reading Young Students Spend the Day Learning to Conquer Plastics in the Ocean