Seeds For Change
Workshops and Resources for grassroots activists.

CITiZAN - Coastal and Intertidal Zone Archaeological Network
CITiZAN, the Coastal and Intertidal Zone Archaeological Network, highlights the threat to a wealth of coastal and estuarine sites, most of which have no statutory protection. These archaeological features encompass a long time span from prehistoric forests and settlements to Roman forts and villas to 19th-century ship-breaking yards full of abandoned boats, barges and ships, many of which are of considerable local and national significance.

Secchi Disk
Measuring plankton

Using the crowd to map our seas.

Science we can do together.

Low-impact living Initiative (LILI)
Low-impact Living Initiative (LILI) is a non-profit organisation - a network of great people and organisations providing information, training, products & services to help you live more sustainably.
You'll gain skills, meet new people, save money and have fun too.

Public Lab is a community where you can learn how to investigate environmental concerns. Using inexpensive DIY techniques, we seek to change how people see the world in environmental, social, and political terms.

Brings you the best marine ecotourism experiences in Europe.

"Sharing knowledge to build rich, sustainable lives. Appropedia is for collaborative solutions in sustainability, appropriate technology and poverty reduction."

Greenheart Project
A self-funding enterprise that uses environmentally clean and sustainable sail and solar power to provide free delivery of development aid and relief supplies to needy countries around the world.
Promote fair trade, renewable energy and international cooperation.
Develop a tool to help impoverished coastal communities improve their standards of living, while preserving their traditions and protecting the environment.

The Black Fish (Links)
"The Black Fish is an international marine conservation movement on a mission to end the industrial overfishing of our oceans. Through investigation and action we work to expose and challenge illegal and destructive fishing practices. Our grassroots campaigns and educational projects are aimed at empowering individuals to get actively involved in conservation work and help build grassroots citizen-led conservation communities. Join us today and help realise a future for threatened species in our oceans."

Radical Routes
A network of housing and worker co-operatives working for radical social change.

P2P Foundation
The P2P Foundation is an international organization focused on studying, researching, documenting and promoting peer to peer practices in a very broad sense.

Adventure Scientists
Weve amassed one of the largest and most diverse global microplastic pollution datasets to date. This data is being used by businesses, governments, and individuals to limit plastic waste.

Marine Conservation Society - Beach Cleanup
The Marine Conservation Society is the UKs leading charity for the protection of our seas, shores and wildlife. For over thirty years MCS has been the voice for the sea for all the fascinating creatures that live beneath the waves, for our breath-taking coastal environment, for all those who make a sustainable living from the sea and for everyone who simply enjoys visiting the beach and our glorious coastline.

Hold Fast: Stories of maniac sailors, anarchist castaways, and the voyage of the S/V Pestilence...

Clean Our Oceans: The impact of the Great Pacific Garbage Patch

Out to sea we go

On the lookout

Interesting reading material for all freethinking sailors

"A Consensus Handbook"

Co-operative decision-making for activists, co-ops and communities.

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"Investigation Report in the sinking of the sail yacht TAUBE"

Report in English made by the German Federal Bureau of Maritime Casualty Investigation (BSU) after the capsizing and sinking of sail ship "Taube" off the Atlantic coast of Morocco on 20 January 2009 resulting in the dead of 6 of the 7 crew members.

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