As we approach our last weekend under the sea, here’s a very different, viral take on Ariel.  Holding a dinglehopper, of course.


The Little Mermaid & The Environment

In 2008, Disney and the Ad Council worked together on this radio PSA campaign:

In Hayao Miyazaki’s Ponyo, a “Little Mermaid” story takes on the dark side of all the human rubbish that makes its way into the sea:

Of course, there’s plenty to be done to protect the underwater environment in our own community. Here are some recent articles about conservation and the problems facing the Chesapeake Bay:

Green building of the Brock Environmental Center

A little history on Chesapeake Bay cleanup efforts and legal battles

New study shows economic benefits of cleaning up the Chesapeake Bay