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Video 3: What Future Impacts Will There Be For Everyday People?

Video 3: What Future Impacts Will There Be For Everyday People?

Published on 28 April 2021

Part 3 of the 3 Part Video Series

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Transcript
00:01
Previously:
00:02
The initial benefits of improving our oceans waters
00:06
"How will this impact my personal life and our future generations?"
00:18
The Ocean's Impact on Surfers
00:24
(O' Halloran)
00:25
10% had Gastrointestinal Symptoms
00:26
29% had Upper Respiratory Symptoms
00:48
With the United Nations further pushing for the protection
00:51
of our ocean, clarification and restoration of marine
00:54
plant and animals will ensue, causing healthier drinking
00:57
water for not only us, but also developing countries.
01:01
(WWF)
01:01
In addition to harming our health, our current setup
01:04
also puts the lives of millions at risk
01:06
There are many dark corners that lurk about in the ocean.
01:10
Historically, nearly 50% of overfishing is due to illegal
01:13
fishing activity which accounts for about 20% of the annual
01:15
fish stock of the world.
01:18
Correspondingly, the illegal fishing ring has also been
01:21
connected to the same groups of people pursuing illegal
01:23
drug activity as well as sex trafficking.
01:26
While there isn't much that can be done to completely stop illegal fishing and other illegal acts,
01:31
enforcing the protection of certain areas of the ocean makes it significantly harder for these to occur
01:35
since there isn't as much accessible water to fish from or transport goods across
02:09
(The Guardian)
02:23
While the increase in protecting the ocean may not completely appease the opposition, it does benefit both sides of the argument.
02:30
Fishing is still able to occur and the ocean will be restored!
02:48
We Need To Restore The Health Of Our Oceans
02:48
It Is Our Job To Help Push The United Nation To Continue To Increase The Area Of Protected Waters
02:48
Our Current Economy, Health, Security, and Environment All Depend On It