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High Seas Weather
The TerraMar Project

71% of the planet is ocean and 64% the high seas – lies outside of any single country’s jurisdiction.

The high seas are the most ignored, least explored, and largest unregulated part of the planet.

Our mission is to create a global ocean community to give a voice to the high seas.

Join us. Get your free ocean passport. Let the world know that you love the ocean

and want it to be sustainably managed.

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The High Seasplural noun: The open water of an ocean or a sea beyond the limits of the territorial jurisdiction of a country. Also referred to as international waters and the global commons


The High Seas
TerraMar citizens who have pledged their love of the ocean
"Ocean Elders supports The TerraMar Project, a platform which enables its citizens to join together as a powerful community, and in turn, protect the high seas. We encourage each and every one of you to take the pledge and add your voice to protect the world's largest ecosystem – the ocean and its wildlife."
  • Ghislaine Maxwell
  • Sir Richard Branson
  • Barry Diller
  • Richard Rockefeller
  • Yves Behar
  • Captain Don Walsh
  • Amir Dossal
  • Steven Haft
  • Prof. Murray Gell-Mann
  • Stuart Beck
  • Philip Levine
  • David de Rothschild
  • Ahmet M. Oren
  • Prof. Alex Rogers
  • Princess Theodora von Liechtenstein
  • Dr. Sylvia Earle
  • Andrea Kerzner
  • Anja Medau
  • Anita Horan
  • Dr. Arlo Brady
  • Ben Shore
  • Brian Skerry
  • Prof. Callum Roberts
  • Caiti Pomerance, Esq.
  • Catriona Munro
  • Carl Safina
  • Celia Gregory
  • Charles Clover
  • Colin Cowie
  • Dr. Dan Laffoley
  • Dr. Daniel Pauly
  • Dr. David Gallo
  • David Shaw
  • Sir. David Tang
  • David Wassong
  • Inge Solheim
  • Dee Poku
  • Edie Lutnick
  • Dr. Enric Sala
  • Federica Tesoriero
  • Francesca von Habsburg
  • George Polk
  • Grace C. Young
  • Greg MacGillivray
  • Isabella Vaughan Edwards
  • Jacqueline and Mortimer Sackler
  • J. B. Miller
  • Jean Pigozzi
  • Jeff Ardron
  • Jeffrey Walker
  • Jemma Kidd
  • Jenifer Austin Foulkes
  • Jen Pitzer
  • Johan Eliacsh
  • Jonathan Soros
  • Dr. Jorge A. Jiménez
  • Joseph Ierna Jr
  • Karen Duffy
  • Kristina M. Gjerde
  • Dr. Lawrence S. Coben
  • Leon Koffler
  • Lily Shore
  • Mara Shore
  • Dr. Marcelo de Andrade
  • Mariasole Bianco
  • Martine Assouline
  • Mehgan Heaney-Grier
  • Meloy Jr
  • Dr. Michel Gelobter
  • Nate Berkus
  • Dr. Nathan Wolfe
  • Nicolas Rachline
  • Nick Mason
  • Nick Pritzker
  • Oskar Metsavaht
  • Paul Taaffe
  • Lord Peter Mandelson
  • Patrick Douglas
  • Patti Kim
  • Peter Neill
  • Peter Roth
  • Philip Rosedale
  • Rainer Sternfeld
  • Richard Attias
  • Rob LoCascio
  • Robert L. Dilenschneider
  • Robert Kotick
  • Roger Barnett
  • Samantha Harris
  • Sarah Winter Whelan
  • Sean Russell
  • Shah Selbe
  • Shelly Malkin
  • Shepard Fairey
  • Stefani Greenfield
  • Dr. Steven Coan
  • Susan Avery, PhD
  • Sven-Olof Lindblad
  • Thomas Stat
  • Thomas Vaughan Edwards
  • Tim Phillips
  • Tom Aikens
  • Veronique Pittman
  • William Winram
  • Yuri Maxwell Malina
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