Oceans

Portland Weather Forecast Harsh ocean harvest could impact things like toothpaste, medicine Harsh ocean harvest could impact things like toothpaste, medicine(Video)
Natural products that come from the ocean, like sponges, shells, corals, and seaweed, are used to make everything from toothpaste to medicine. These natural products are a big business globally, but a new method of measuring the health of the ocean says we could be doing more to preserve and maximize these gifts from the sea.
Portland Weather Forecast Introducing the Ocean Health Index Introducing the Ocean Health Index
The Ocean Health Index is shedding surprising light on how the health of the ocean impacts our daily lives. Some believe the way we interact with the sea could be putting the vital resource in serious jeopardy.