Accelerate Local Action

From local plastic bans to preventing offshore drilling, use your screening to call on local leaders to take action that will protect our oceans and promote environmental stewardship in your community.

GET LOUD 

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Engage your guests in calling on local leaders

  • Find an issue to mobilize your audience around
  • Print World Oceans Day posters for your screening
  • Write messages after the film about the need for action
  • Post your photo on social media
  • Tag the name of a decision-maker to get their attention
  • Include #ChasingCoral to share it with the community

A FEW ISSUES YOU MIGHT FOCUS ON

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Transition to clean energy

Ask your government officials to pledge to reduce carbon emissions

  • Protect warming oceans
  • Reduce local energy bills
  • Support economic growth
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Protect marine monuments

Ask your government officials to speak up for marine monuments

  • Maintain healthy oceans
  • Protect irreplaceable ecosystems
  • Continue 50% of the world’s oxygen production
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Oppose offshore drilling

Ask your government officials to take a stand against off-shore drilling

  • Protect endangered marine life
  • Support tourism + fishing industry
  • Reduce threat of oil spills + air pollution
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Reduce plastic consumption

Ask your government officials to enforce bans on single-use plastics

  • Reduce ocean pollution
  • Keep landfills plastic-free
  • Support reuse and recycling