Ocean heroes


  • Randy Showstack


Ocean heroes Looking out over a lunchtime audience of about 500 scientists, business people, politicians, and environmental activists, actor Ted Danson commented that he was glad that shrimp had been served. “I like to say, if you can't eat them, why save them?” joked the former bartender on the long-running television series, “ Cheers.”

Danson, well known for his comedic roles, was honored for his serious side as founder and president of American Oceans Campaign, during the National Oceans Conference last June in California.