Here we offer a variety of articles written by ODA about our activities or issues of concern.
This lovely lady is one of our crewmembers of the year!
Never one to shy away from hardwork, Lisa Davis, was part of this crew that removed a large amount of deadly ocean debris.
Come see what Lisa and the ocean conservation gang snagged!
Kool and the Gang’s lyrics say “celebrate good times” and for us at ODA, we have a lot of people to celebrate and be thankful for.
We’re sure glad we could gather with fellow ocean lovers to acknowledge the good work we’ve done together and commit to doing even more!
Check out the fun and pictures!
We don't want to see whales in this situation anymore!
That's why we work hard to remove ghost gear from our coastal waters.
Recently, Newport Coastal Adventure documented this humpback whale, entangled in fishing line...
Hawai’i waters will be a lot more safe for marine life now that ODA-Hawai'i is on the scene!
We had a great first outing...
The Orange County TV show Orange Slices featured Ocean Defenders Alliance (ODA) on August 10th.
This show “showcases the people, places, and things that make Orange County a great place to live.”
It's a wonderful video piece on ODA -- check it out! :)
We are so thankful for all of our hard-working Boat & Dive Crew!
Here you can see Diver Kim Cardenas locating an abanoned net. We are heading back soon to get it.
In the meantime, we removed other large and menacing items...
Whales off the coast of Southern California need our help!
They are swimming through a gaunlet of fishing lines and ghost gear.
Please join our "EYES ON THE WATER" effort! Come out on our boat and help us look for entangled whales. No skills needed other than that you love whales and want to help them!
Several huge traps are no longer menacing the ocean wildlife of Anacapa Island!
Our crew had a huge haul, and we want to share the adventure with you.