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Gloucester Represents at the United Nations

Here’s Ocean Alliance CEO Iain Kerr representing at the United Nations where he is speaking today about ocean pollution for World Energy Day.

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Ocean Alliance and Jane Goodall

Ocean Alliance President and founder Roger Payne is teaming up with none other than Jane Goodall for a very special meeting to raise awareness about the state of the environment. Roger will be hosting Jane at our Whale Camp in … Continue reading

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Easy Way to Follow Ocean Alliance

To our friends near and far,   There’s a new easy way to follow Ocean Alliance – by subscribing to our e-newsletter. Just go to http://www.whale.org and enter your email address.     You’ll will receive periodic updates about:  our work in the … Continue reading

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Blackfish Benefit for Ocean Alliance

  “Blackfish” Screening Benefit for Ocean Alliance   On Sunday September 29th at 6:30 Cape Ann Community Cinema will be hosting a one-night-only screening of the film “Blackfish” to benefit Ocean Alliance. We’ve been hearing the buzz about this film … Continue reading

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THEN and NOW–Paint Factory (A New Beginning)

A lot of people don’t realize there is an open courtyard space that runs between the brick and wooden buildings at the Paint Manufactory. (see post card image) As part of the restoration process, one of the courtyard spaces is … Continue reading

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The Latest from Operation Toxic Gulf – Ocean Alliance’s Collaboration with Sea Shepherd of Animal Planet’s “Whale Wars”

  Ocean Alliance is coming to the end of its summer expedition in the Gulf of Mexico looking at the effects of the 2010 BP Oil Disaster on Gulf wildlife, particularly sperm whales. Iain Kerr, CEO of Ocean Alliance, is concerned, … Continue reading

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Ocean Alliance Update

Here’s an update from Operation Toxic Gulf, the partnership between Ocean Alliance and Sea Shepherd Conservation Society in the Gulf of Mexico: The Odyssey continues to work offshore in the Gulf of Mexico and has so far obtained 20 biopsy … Continue reading

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Ocean Alliance on Operation Toxic Gulf

Hey E.J.,  I wondered if I could pass along the latest from Ocean Alliance’s current campaign, “Operation Toxic Gulf” for Good Morning Gloucester readers. The R/V Odyssey is currently in the Gulf of Mexico following up on the BP Oil … Continue reading

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Paint Factory–Ocean Alliance Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Supporters

Many Supporters attend the Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and Recognition  Citation from the State of Massachusetts presented by State Senator Bruce Tarr , and State Rep Ann-Margaret Ferrante to Iain Kerr.       The great great grandson of Augustus Henry … Continue reading

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Paint Factory Restoration – Progress on “E” Building

  Ian Kerr from Ocean Alliance takes notes on progress at the Paint Factory. They have come a long way. Removed all the paint pasted to the floors, installed radiate heat in the floors, all new walls inside, carpeting, plumbing, … Continue reading

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Only $12,000,000 To Go

  http://www.oceanalliance.org- Ocean Alliance, based on figures provided by the lead architect, has a goal of raising approximately $12 million to restore the ~ 20,000 Sq.ft buildings in a way that mediates existing contamination, maintains their historic exterior appearance while … Continue reading

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Paint Factory – A moment with Iain Kerr before the demolition

A man who “Walks the Talk”, is in constant motion, with a vision for the future, and an eye on the past. Iain talks with Thom Falzzarano and Donna Ardizzoni of GMG

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John Atkinson Checks In From the Southern Hemisphere

hey joey, don’t say we were not thinking of everyone in beautiful gloucester. we finished our aerial photographic survey of the endangered southern right whales and got a few good shots! in one of the attached photo is of the … Continue reading

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Gathering Epidermal Tissue Samples of Sperm Whales Aboard Ocean Alliance’s Odyssey

This video was taken 10 miles from the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Incredible Ian Kerr writes in- Hi Joey, Sorry for not being in better touch but we have been keeping busy. As I hope you are aware we are … Continue reading

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chickity check it! an ocean alliance/john atkinson blog note from argentina

John is on his way to Argentina to particpate in his 19th annual aerial survey of the endangered southern right whales that gather each year in the waters near Peninsula Valdes to mate and give birth to their calves Click … Continue reading

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Ocean Alliance Odyssey Log For Day 57 From John Pierce Wise

interesting day for odyssey…… Day 57, September 11 Today was an interesting day.  We saw and heard no whales for most of the day making it a very slow day.  There were a few dolphins bow riding that left shortly … Continue reading

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Chickity Check It! – Ocean Alliance Bowcam

Bowcam footage of dolphins swimming alongside Ocean Alliance’s research vessel Odyssey, as it heads south from Georgia toward West Palm Beach, FL.- The Ocean Alliance which has purchased The Paint Factory In Gloucester has updated their blog with many videos … Continue reading

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