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The Shore Buddies Show

The Shore Buddies Show - Ocean Ambassador Global connect to fight Ocean Plastic

Episode 36 - Shore Buddies Ocean Ambassador Global connect to fight Ocean Plastic

In this episode of The Shore Buddies Show, our very own Shore Buddies Ocean Ambassador Justin Sather is talking ways how to collaborate international in the fight against Plastic Pollution. Justin invites us to join in in his monthly video calls with his pen pal Perise from Cameroon. They both are working on ways how to keep plastics out of the ocean. Two different worlds unite when the cause is important enough. Plastic Pollution is a global issue and only together can we move forward to a more sustainable way of living. Join in to Justin's and Perise's zoom call and learn how they make a difference by taking the Pledge. And of course, some Shore Buddies turtally play a role in this intercontinental conversation. ♻️💙🐢🐬

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The Shore Buddies Show - Halloween Special

Episode 35 - Plastic Free Halloween

Happy Halloween! ♻️🎃💙🐬🐢

Halloween costumes create over 25,000 pounds of plastic waste every single year. Also, millions of plastic bottles, and food wrappers top the list of plastic waste in the ocean. Shore Buddies Ocean Ambassador Mikaela Nichols is showing us some great tips how to celebrate a plastic free Halloween this year and how to keep plastics out of the ocean. ♻️🎃💙🐢🐬

The Shore Buddies Show - Plastic Free Halloween

Episode 34 - Plastic Free Halloween

Even though many people enjoy celebrating Halloween, costumes alone create 25,000 pounds of plastic waste from Halloween every single year. Also, millions of plastic bottles, and food wrappers top the list of plastic waste in the ocean, with candy wrappers accounting for 13 percent of all wrappers.  Here are some ideas so that you can enjoy Halloween while keeping the ocean clean and safe for the Shore Buddies.

Malte is carving a tropical pineapple for this year’s Halloween as a beachy jack lantern alternative. He is joined on the show by Shore Buddies Ocean Ambassadors Sammie and Sarah. They also have tips on how you can celebrate Halloween plastic free. 

 

The Shore Buddies Show - Ocean art from plastic bottle caps - Finn the Dolphin

Episode 33 - Ocean art - Sammy the Seal made from recycled plastic bottle caps

What to do with all those bottle caps? Throw them out, recycle them? Well, recycle them. There are cool things that you can make out of them as Shore Buddies Ocean Ambassador Sammie Vance knows. Her Buddy Bench project is the perfect example. In this episode of The Shore Buddies Show, Sammie shows you some other cool stuff you can make with recyclables. Cool art you can do with plastic  bottle caps. Join Sammie and build your own Shore Buddy Finn the Dolphin at home. See how you can help to keep plastics out of the ocean with his fun art project out of plastic bottle caps. 💙♻️🐬🐢🎨🤹‍♂️

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Learn more about the Shore Buddies Ocean Ambassador program here:

https://shore-buddies.com/pages/ambassadors

The Shore Buddies Show - Mermaid Jessica Reads Shore Buddies And the Plastic Ocean

Episode 32 - Mermaid Jessica Reads Shore Buddies And the Plastic Ocean

The Golden Isle Mermaid Jessica invited us into her grotto. She is reading the educational children's book "Shore Buddies And the Plastic Ocean". The book has tips for kids how to keep plastics out of the ocean. Where do all those plastic straws go? What alternatives are there to single use plastic bags. The 5 Shore Buddies are giving marine life a voice and showing where the plastic all goes, why it is so harmful and what you can do at home to keep plastics out of the ocean and help save marine life. 💙♻️🐬🐢


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The Shore Buddies Show - Draw Stephen Seagull from scratch at home

Episode 31 - Draw Stephen Seagull at home from scratch

Shore Buddies Ocean Ambassador Mikaela Nichols from Fernandina Beach, Florida shows you how you can draw your own Shore Buddy at home from scratch. In this Episode of the Shore Buddies Show, Mikaela shows you in this step-by-step tutorial how you can draw and color Shore Buddies Stephen Seagull from scratch. All you need is a blank piece of paper, a pen and some crayons to make this happen. Join in on the fun! Mikaela is teaching you in this step by step guide how you can draw Stephen Seagull at your home as well. 💙♻️🐬🐢

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The Shore Buddies Show - Shore Buddies Plastic Footprint Calculator

Episode 30 - Calculate your Plastic Footprint

Less than 20% of all single use plastic is actively recycled and turned into new products. Many items end up in landfills, the environment and the oceans affecting the health of Marine Life heavily. How much plastic do we actually use? It seems so little; one straw here, a plastic cup there... But all this plastic adds up. Check out our Shore Buddies Plastic Footprint calculator. Enter the plastic items you use on average per day and find out how much plastic you use, in a day, a year and how much you already have used in your entire life. Shocking numbers. How big is your plastic footprint? 💙♻️🐬🐢🚯

Click here for the online calculator

Download the PDF here

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The Shore Buddies Show - Ocean Toy review

Episode 29 - Reviewing Ocean Toys

While many of us are staying home this summer, we want to highlight a few cool ocean toys from amazing companies that we came across. Learning about marine life and building your own ocean themed braced. In this Shore Buddies Show episode, Malte is showing you some cool ocean toys that get you excited about the ocean and you will learn why you want to join Shore Buddies in their mission to help save marine life and to keep plastics out of the Ocean. The ocean is just so beautiful and needs to be saved 💙♻️🐬🐢🎨🤹‍♂️ Malte is checking out two cool companies and their products. You can learn more about them here and see where you can buy them.

Bright Stripe - Sea & Do:

https://www.brightstripes.co/seadoproducts

Ocean Animals book:

https://www.silverdolphinbooks.com/

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The Shore Buddies Show - Draw Sammy the Seal from scratch at home

Episode 28 - Draw Sammy the Seal at home from scratch

Shore Buddies Ocean Ambassador Mikaela Nichols from Fernandina Beach, Florida shows you how you can draw your own Shore Buddy at home from scratch. In this Episode of the Shore Buddies Show, Mikaela shows you in this step-by-step tutorial how you can draw and color Sammy the Seal from scratch. All you need is a blank piece of paper, a pen and some crayons to make this happen. Join in on the fun! Mikaela is teaching you in this step by step guide how you can draw Shelly the Sea Turtle at your home as well. 💙♻️🐬🐢

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The Shore Buddies Show - Community Special - Thanks to all ocean activists

Episode 27 - Thanks to everyone keeping plastics out of the ocean - Community special

Our Oceans are polluted and full of plastic. Plastic pollution is caused by many different things and comes in different sizes, shapes and forms. In this Shore Buddies Show episode, we want to thank the whole community that helps keeping plastics out of the ocean and everyone who participated in the Shore Buddies Show over the last couple of month. Without this great community, this show would not have been possible. Thank you! Thank you! Thank you! We appreciate you all and let's keep up the good work and make a difference for marine life together 💙♻️🐬🐢🎨🤹‍♂️

The Shore Buddies Show - Whale Trivia E10

Whale Trivia Episode 10

Shore Buddies Whale Trivia brought to you by Ocean Connectors. Test your whale and recycling knowledge with 2 fun questions per episode. Learn about whales and sustainability to keep plastics out of the ocean and help save marine life in a playful, educational game. 

Answers: D & D

Learn more about Ocean Connectors here

The Shore Buddies Show - Ocean art from plastic bottle caps - Shelly the Sea Turtle

Episode 26 - Ocean art - Sammy the Seal made from recycled plastic bottle caps

What to do with all those bottle caps? Throw them out, recycle them? Well, recycle them. There are cool things that you can make out of them as Shore Buddies Ocean Ambassador Sammie Vance knows. Her Buddy Bench project is the perfect example. In this episode of The Shore Buddies Show, Sammie shows you some cool art you can also do from the bottle caps. Join Sammie and build your own Shore Buddy Shelly the Sea Turtle at home with just plastic bottle caps and you help too, to keep the plastic out of the ocean 💙♻️🐬🐢🎨🤹‍♂️