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  • President Obama Designates Northeast Canyons and Seamounts Marine National Monument

    Philippe Cousteau’s EarthEcho International Celebrates a Major Advance in Protecting Our Ocean for Future Generations EarthEcho International’s youth leaders and staff commend President Obama and the many individuals who worked to establish the nation’s first fully protected marine reserve in the Atlantic Ocean through today’s historic designation of the Northeast Canyons and Seamounts Marine National Monument. “This is the type of bold…

  • EarthEcho’s Youth Leadership Council Comes to DC for Our Ocean Conference

    For Immediate Release September 14, 2016 Philippe Cousteau’s EarthEcho International Brings Young Environmental Champions to the U.S. Department of State’s Our Ocean Conference (Washington, D.C.)  EarthEcho International, a leading nonprofit organization dedicated to inspiring youth to act now for a sustainable future, is sending members of its Youth Leadership Council to participate in the U.S. State Department’s Our Ocean conference during a…

  • A Healthy Ocean Takes Root in Trees

    As we approach September, I have been thinking about the promise and excitement that a new school year brings. Not surprisingly,  the word “echo” keeps coming to mind. Creating an “echo” is one of the core tenets on which EarthEcho International was based--the idea that the actions we take reverberate through our global community. Over the course of the next nine months of the school year, all of us have the potential to create a powerful…

  • Take Action Against Carbon Emissions

    In the few weeks since Leonardo DiCaprio won an Academy Award for his performance in The Revenant, the world has not just been talking about Leo’s first Oscar, but about climate change. DiCaprio used the majority of his acceptance speech to discuss what he (and many others) called, “the most urgent threat facing our entire species.” I, along with scientists, environmentalists, (some) politicians, backyard nature lovers, and countless young people agree.…

  • EarthEcho Expedition: Shell Shocked

    For Immediate Release   Philippe Cousteau, Jr.’s EarthEcho International Profiles Youth Leaders in Action with EarthEcho Expedition: Shell Shocked Documentary Videos, Outreach Materials and Project Based Learning Resources Provided Online, Free-of-Charge Washington, DC (March 17, 2016) -- EarthEcho International, a leading nonprofit organization dedicated to equipping youth with resources to act now for a sustainable future, has released a collection of…