Healthy Whale, Healthy Ocean Challenge
Bow Seat, in partnership with Conservation Law Foundation, launched the 2019 Healthy Whale, Healthy Ocean Challenge to engage local youth in using their creative voices to highlight the plight of North Atlantic right whales and the need for conservation of marine ecosystems and resources. The Challenge invited K-12 students from the New England and Gulf of Maine regions in the U.S. and Canada to create visual art, poetry, and short films that celebrate this iconic species and inspire action for its protection.
Ocean, teach me to take something ugly: blood bone fat— and make it beautiful. I will take your children and turn them into blood-streaked light.
—except now they will never be able to sing…
When a whale cries, we mistake it for singing – we refuse to acknowledge another’s suffering. People only give a glance, a second of their time, but spend hours looking in a mirror. Empathize more, and…