Wake: Changing Attitudes towards Fish through Education

Part One

Wake has a lot of exciting initiatives going on, so for the month of March, we will be bringing you a series of stories about what they are up to.

The Wake Project is an organization of individuals committed to changing the dire Oceanic situation our habits  have caused.  Their goal is to reduce the demand for unsustainable and inhumanely caught species, such as shark and tuna.  A major aspect of Wake’s work is to reach local communities through positive action.

Why should we care? The Wake Project offers out a few reasons:

Wake gives us a couple of ways we can make an impact:

Don’t be afraid to take a stand, even if it’s a small one.  Change your lifestyle and start talking to others about sharks and the fishing systems. Educating each other can go a long way.

To learn more about the Wake Project, you can go to their website and like them on Facebook. If you want to learn more about this issue, you can also contact Linsday at lindsay@wakeproject.net.

By Kathryn Lim