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MEDIA ALERT: Ocean Inspiration Announces Winners of “Ocean Advocate” Awards

Recipients to receive awards at the Ocean Inspiration event in NYC on May 18 The winners of the Ocean Inspiration “Ocean Advocate” awards were announced today in the lead-up to a celebration event honoring the life and legacy of Jacques-Yves Cousteau. The event will take place at the Sea Grill , at Rockefeller Plaza, in New York City, on Wednesday, May 18, at 6:30 p.m. Céline Cousteau , granddaughter of Jacques and host of the event, said, “These are ocean advocates who share a passion for underwater life– the beauty, wonder and awe it provides. Like my grandfather, these award winners all understand that we can use our voice, creativity and talents to inspire others. They understand that the choices we make have an impact on our planet and our future. These deserving individuals are carrying out the legacy of my grandfather and his lasting impact on our oceans today.” AWA...

Full article: http://www.wri.org/press/2011/05/media-alert-ocean-inspir...

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