Four New Opportunities to Join Ocean Doctor in Cuba

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Four NEW Opportunities to Join Our Award-Winning Travel Program in Cuba!

Join Ocean Doctor for your trip to Cuba! We have been conducting ocean research and conservation work in Cuba since 2000 and we invite you to take part in our award-winning and unforgettable educational trip to Cuba. Outside Magazine awarded Ocean Doctor’s trip its “Best Dive” award for 2015.With the recent announcements of restoring diplomatic relations with Cuba have come many changes on the island. See Cuba now at this unique moment in history. We have just added four new trips now available for booking. Space is limited.

  1. May 28 – June 6, 2015: How Cuba Went Green (with Cross Cultural Journeys Foundation)
  2. August 5 – 15, 2015: Gardens of the Queen aboard Tortuga Floating Hotel
  3. September 23 – October 3, 2015: Gardens of the Queen aboard Avalon I Live-Aboard
  4. December 23, 2015 – January 2, 2016: Gardens of the Queen aboard Avalon II Live-Aboard
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The Gulf’s Green Future: One Community’s Hopeful Example After the BP Spill and Katrina

Mary Queen of Viet Nam Church, New Orleans East

Mary Queen of Viet Nam Church, New Orleans East (Photo: D. Guggenheim)

One of the hardest-hit communities by Hurricane Katrina and the BP Gulf of Mexico oil spill is again demonstrating its exceptional determination not only to survive, but to breathe new economic life into its community while establishing itself as a visionary leader in green business and technology. And all the while, the community continues to strengthen its cultural heritage. Its vision: The Viet Village Urban Farm Sustainable Aquaculture Park, a project that will bring green jobs and a vibrant business model to the region while offering a sustainable alternative to fishing wild stocks and environmentally unfriendly forms of fish farming/aquaculture. [Read more…]