Oceans

Saving the ocean, one island at a time: Greg Stone on TED.com

Posted by: Tedstaff

Oceanographer Greg Stone tells the story of how he helped the Republic of Kiribati create an enormous protected area in the middle of the Pacific — protecting fish, sealife and the island nation itself. (Recorded aboard Mission Blue Voyage, April 2010 in Galapagos, Ecuador. Duration: 17:15)

While TED.com is down today — find this talk and hundreds more on TED’s YouTube channel: youtube.com/TED