We can’t turn our backs on the ocean
Original story at Medium• 11 mentions • 2 months ago
Medium 2 months ago
My first memory of the sea is from when I was about 5 years old. I was completely amazed by its immensity, the strength of its waves and how nice the water felt on my feet. From that day on, I built a relationship with the sea, built on respect and admiration, its greatness and the dream of someday discovering the treasures it harbors. When I grew up, my way of getting to know the ocean was through the fishermen and communities that build their lives around it. When I visited different fishing villages, surrounded by biodiversity, and saw how ...