“Nature Needs Half applies to the waters of the world as well as the land, from the tops of mountains to the greatest depths of the sea. More than half of the world is ocean, the blue heart of the planet. You decide: How much of your heart do you need to stay alive?” -Sylvia Earle, 2011
Photo © Peter Cairns / Wild Wonders of Europe
Nature Needs Half…a vision and practice for people and planet.
Nature Needs Half™
How do we achieve the goal?
Total Amount of Oceans Protected*
Total Land Area Protected*