The Maiden Factor Foundation Event

May 10th, 2022

Join SeaKeepers on Monday, May 2, 2022, to honor Tracy Edwards MBE and benefit The Maiden Factor Foundation. The Maiden Factor Foundation was conceived primarily to benefit global educational programs for disenfranchised young women and girls who have little or no access to education.

SeaKeepers Award Event 2022

April 13th, 2022

An exclusive gathering of the yachting community’s most influential members unite to honor The 2021 SeaKeeper of the Year, Commander Victor Vescovo, present the NextGen Award to Blue Latitudes Foundation, and acknowledge a dedicated group of yacht owners and their captains who have supported SeaKeepers programming in 2020 and 2021. Highlights from DISCOVERY Yacht expeditions will be shared with guests, and members will be recognized.

Quick Tips for Buying Carbon Offset Credits

September 30th, 2021

Offset providers act as aggregators and retailers between project developers and buyers. They provide a convenient way for consumers and businesses to access offset credits from a portfolio of projects.

It is often a good idea to work with someone who has a detailed understanding of the sectors or project types being considered, which in some cases could involve enlisting multiple experts.

What is Carbon Offsetting and What Are Carbon Credits?

September 30th, 2021

Carbon offsetting is the act of reducing carbon dioxide or other greenhouse gases to compensate for emissions that were produced elsewhere. Offsetting can be achieved by purchasing “carbon credits,” which fund certified climate action projects that reduce, remove, or avoid greenhouse gas emissions.

How Do I Calculate My Carbon Footprint?

September 30th, 2021

Online carbon footprint calculators allow you to determine your carbon footprint based on many aspects of your lifestyle, including your home, your vehicle, your travel and even your diet. These calculators use known average emissions for each factor to determine how much carbon you are likely emitting during the course of a year.

What is a Carbon Footprint?

September 30th, 2021

Every day, our activities directly and indirectly result in the emission of greenhouse gases. Your “carbon footprint” refers to the amount of greenhouse gases, including carbon dioxide, that are likely produced from your lifestyle and activities. Greenhouse gases can be emitted through land clearance and the production and consumption of food, fuels, manufactured goods, materials, wood, roads, buildings, transportation, and other services.

How Do Carbon Emissions Influence Climate Change?

September 30th, 2021

Climate Change is primarily driven by human activities, particularly fossil fuel burning which increases heat-trapping greenhouse gas levels in the Earth’s atmosphere, acting as a blanket wrapped around the Earth. Since the industrial revolution, atmospheric carbon dioxide levels have risen dramatically as humans burn fossil fuels that release carbon dioxide gas.

What is Climate Change?

September 30th, 2021

By simple definition, Climate Change is a long-term change in the average weather patterns of the Earth’s local, regional, and global climates. Climate Change, which includes global warming, refers to the Earth’s rising surface temperature and the effects of warming that are happening to our planet.

SeaKeepers “Earth Day” Gathering

April 27th, 2021

On Thursday, April 22, 2021, the SeaKeepers Team hosted an exclusive social event in celebration of Earth Day. The evening took place at YOT Dockbar, with newly formed partner, YATCO, where guests learned more about SeaKeepers and our ongoing efforts in ocean conservation.

Founders Tribute 2020

November 2nd, 2020

SeaKeepers celebrates 2020 accomplishments with a tribute page to our supporters and
participants that have made programming possible in such an extraordinary year.
2020 SeaKeepers Documentary Series Premiere 10.29.20
Our commitment to the environment and using the resources of the yachting community creatively to
tackle research and conservation issues continues.