Sea Hero Larry McKenna works tirelessly to protect leatherback turtles.
Sea Hero: Leatherback Turtles
Water-conservation advocate Jill Heinerth is Sea Hero of the Year 2012
Cave diver and filmmaker Jill Heinerth will use her prize to expand on her We Are Water documentary and water advocacy project.
Tagging sharks, placing mooring balls and sinking artificial reefs in his beloved Thailand keeps our May 2013 Sea Hero busy.
Puerto Rico protects leatherback hatching grounds.
Rick MacPherson, conservation programs director for the Coral Reef Alliance, has worked to build a global team of local conservation leaders in every country in which CORAL works; for his efforts, MacPherson is our August 2013 Oris Sea Hero.
Rick MacPherson works to address global threats to coral reefs and empower seaside communities to conserve their heritage, making him Scuba Diving magazine's Sea Hero of the Year.
Rick MacPherson's tireless efforts to address global threats to coral reefs and empower traditional communities that are dependent on their coastal ecosystems to conserve their resources has earned him Oris Watches' and Scuba Diving magazine's Sea Hero of the Year Award.