b'ENVIRONMENTlandscape to make a real, significantPVA members Alcatraz Cruises andocean conservationist, and documen-difference as it relates to cleaning up,Lindblad Cruises were both fi nalists intary fi lmmaker. Fabien brought a very reducing and eliminating plastics. Thethe UN World Tourism Organization,important point regarding the necessity UN Global Climate Action Summit inTourism for Tomorrow awards.for reducing plastics, and I am bringing 2018 was held in San FranciscoandFabian Cousteau presented our awardthe same message. He brought his a major focus, ocean protection. Startsegment and talked about the lessonswater bottle to the stage to make a point interpretive information and traininghe learned from his celebrated grand- discussing his water expeditions, and at your company regarding your initia- father, the legendary Jacques Cousteau.the destruction he has seen amidst the tives, values, and commitment. Fabien Cousteau is an aquanaut,beauty of our deep blue seas. Landfi ll Plastic Waste DiversionActions KPFF MARINE TRANSIT Eliminate plastic water bottles and items with plastic packaging for sale.CONSULTING GROUP Install refi llable water stations.Provide crew water bottles/coffee mugs or require crew to bring from home.Work with vendors and supply chain to minimize plastic packaging.Eliminate single use plastic contain-ers.Sort plastic bottles, glass/aluminum, recycled paper, and compost in-house.Implement 4-stream interpretive landfill diversion stationssaves money, and is an opportunity to sell plastics, bottles, cans.Ban plastic bags from operation. Eliminate plastic straws, and replace with paper straws.Purchase biodegradable packagingstraws, coffee lids, containers, PROVIDING INTEGRATED CONSULTING SERVICES FORsandwich wrappers, parfait contain-AGENCIES & OPERATORS FROM COAST TO COAST ers.Secure a Terracycle bin for chip bags and wrappers.PLANNING CAPITAL PROJECTS OPERATIONS Setup a green rewards program.Strategic Terminal Design Program Management Add environmental focus with Long-Range Construction Management Operations Analysis safety team, (environmental issues Systems & Routes Vessel Acquisition Support Safety & Securityare health and safety issues.)Implementation Management Train employees on NNOCCI, Community Engagement National Network for Ocean and Climate Change Interpreters.Implement refi llable cleaning bottles (and buy green products).CONTACT Seek green business certifi cation.Mike Anderson206.498.5438 | mike.anderson@kpff.com Initiate volunteering programs for KPFF is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Kristen Kissinger local cleanups.www.kpff.com 206.926.0520 | kristen.kissinger@kpff.com Sign Up for the PVA Green WATERSprogram and pledge your commit-ment and actions.34JANUARY/FEBRUARY 2020FOGHORN'