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  • the ocean has been my passion since I was young.

  • I used to dream off being Jacque Cousteau, exploring the seven seas with my team.

  • Within just a few generations, the underwater world has changed dramatically all over the planet.

  • So many places are now void of life.

  • Our destruction of the natural world isn't just happening on the water.

  • What can take millennia to create can be destroyed in hours.

  • Consequences for us, our diet far reaching and often unexpected.

  • I've spent my entire life studying natural ecosystems in places both pristine and degraded on.

  • Have worked for 30 years.

  • Toe help Save what's left way have doubled the total area protected in the ocean.

  • Our life support system depends on all other species intact natural spaces.

  • Without them, everything falls out of balance.

  • But nature.

  • It's a sustainable, resilient and regenerative engine.

  • It's time we get out of the way and let it work for us.

  • Today the world is at the crossroad.

the ocean has been my passion since I was young.

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The Nature of Nature | National Geographic

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    林宜悉 posted on 2020/10/24
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