Introducing the Ocean Decade Show with host Taylor Goelz | Friday Happy Hour

The world turns its attention to the oceans.

This Friday Happy Hour, Tyler Buckingham and Peter Ravella meet up with Taylor Goelz, the host of ASPN's newest pod, the Ocean Decade Show! This podcast is your monthly source to learn about the United States effort to the United Nations Decade of the Ocean initiative, which begins next month, in 2021 and runs through the end of the decade. The goal of this podcast is to introduce the public to the UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development and keep them informed and engaged with U.S. activities as they become reality. Look for episode 1 of the Ocean Decade Show coming up soon, in early January 2021!



R. Tyler Buckingham

R. Tyler Buckingham is the Director of Content and Production for Coastal News Today and ASPN. Before launching CNT/ASPN, Tyler worked with Peter A. Ravella Consulting, where he created coastal funding solutions for beach communities. Previously, Tyler worked at Rooftop Comedy where he served as the video and sound editor. In 2013, Tyler worked with Ken Burns' documentary film production company, Florentine Films, where he worked on projects including The Roosevelts: An Intimate Story; I Can't Stop Loving You, a documentary about country music; The Address, a documentary about the recital of the Gettysburg address on its 150th Anniversary; and Vietnam. Tyler also worked on the Ken Burns mobile app, which was released to critical acclaim in 2014. From 2009 to 2012, he was a monitoring and evaluation consultant in the field of international economic development with the U.S. Trade & Development Agency. Originally from Ojai, California, Tyler grew up going to the beaches of Southern California and credits time spent in the tide pools with inspiring an early interest in marine biology and coastal systems. Tyler is the co-host of the American Shoreline Podcast and the host of the Beach Shack Podcast on coastal real estate.