Entries by sara

A Night on the Turtle Islands: Guest Post from Deena

We recently shared some reflections from Samantha, who joined us for our 2015 trip to Ulithi as a part of our Youth Expedition with BluEcology. Here, Deena shares her experience from camping out at the Turtle Islands on June 24 with the youth team. Read the rest of her notes from this year’s trip and see more […]

Reflections from Ulithi: Sam’s Thoughts

Samantha Stone is a student who came to Ulithi in summer 2015 as a part of the Youth Action Plan expedition with Bluecology. Here, she shares some of her thoughts and impressions from her trip. It took some time for me to reflect and fully articulate all of the feelings that came out of being in […]

2015 Expedition Update

Hi, everyone – Sara here. I’m a former student of Nicole and Giacomo’s (now an incoming graduate student at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver), and I’ve been working in Ulithi with the OPOR team for four years now. This year, I had to leave a week earlier than the rest of the visiting team. Since I’m back […]

OPOR honored as Explorers Club Flag Expedition

The Explorers Club has chosen One People One Reef as a Flag Expedition! The Explorers Club, a nonprofit located in New York City that supports field research and the preservation of exploration, has supported the work of the One People One Reef team for some time now. Nicole Crane, one of OPOR’s leaders, is a long-standing Explorers […]

Preparing for departure

Time is flying, and the One People One Reef team is working hard to prepare for the science and Youth Action Plan teams’ visits to Ulithi. Countdown: Just under two weeks to go! Here in California, the members of the Youth Action Plan team met last week to get to know each other and start discussing ideas for this summer. The team plans […]